Biography: Great American Lives

Moderated by Robert Weil, the panelists talked about writing biographies, research, and where they got their ideas.
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Moderated by Robert Weil, the panelists talked about writing biographies, research, and where they got their ideas.

Blanche Wiesen Cook wrote, Eleanor Roosevelt, Vols. 1 and 2. Richard Reeves wrote President Reagan: The Triumph of Imagination. Charles Bracelen Flood wrote Grant and Sherman: The Friendship That Won the Civil War. Steven Watt wrote The People’s Tycoon: Henry Ford and the American Century. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Biography: Great American Lives

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Interview
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Forum
Location:
Los Angeles, California, United States
First Aired:
Apr 29, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 28, 2009

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  • Apr 29, 2006 | 3:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 13, 2006 | 10:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 03, 2006 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 28, 2009 | 4:12am EST | C-SPAN 3
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