Book Discussion on 1776

Inside the Texas State Capitol, David McCullough talked about his book, 1776, published by Simon and Schuster. He read from a brief… read more

Inside the Texas State Capitol, David McCullough talked about his book, 1776, published by Simon and Schuster. He read from a brief passage that introduced the soldiers of the army. 

Secretary Spellings introduced Mr. McCullough. Laura Bush, when she was the First Lady of Texas, founded the Texas Book Festival. The festival served as the inspiration for the National Book Festival in Washington, D.C. close

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Book Discussion on 1776

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Austin, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Oct 29, 2005
Last Aired:
Jan 15, 2006

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  • Oct 29, 2005 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 26, 2005 | 8:44am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 15, 2006 | 5:14am EST | C-SPAN 2
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