History: The Old World in the New World

Moderated by Mr. Wasserman, panel members discussed the topic, “History: The Old World in the New World.” They talked… read more

Moderated by Mr. Wasserman, panel members discussed the topic, “History: The Old World in the New World.” They talked about the new ways of writing history and about their own books.

Joyce Appleby is the author of A Restless Past: History and the American Public and editor of The Best American History Essays 2006. Martin Dugard is the author of The Last Voyage of Columbus: Being the Epic Tale of the Great Captain’s Fourth Expedition, Including Accounts of Swordfight, Mutiny, Shipwreck, Gold, War, Hurricane, and Discovery. Sean Wilentz is the author of The Rise of American Democracy: Jefferson to Lincoln. close

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

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History: The Old World in the New World

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192250-2
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Los Angeles, California, United States
First Aired:
Apr 30, 2006
Last Aired:
Apr 12, 2009

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  • Apr 30, 2006 | 10:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 11, 2009 | 1:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 11, 2009 | 7:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 12, 2009 | 1:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 12, 2009 | 7:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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