Book Discussion on A Perfect Union: Dolley Madison

Catherine Allgor talked about her book A Perfect Union: Dolley Madison and the Creation of the American Nation, published by Henry Holt and… read more

Catherine Allgor talked about her book A Perfect Union: Dolley Madison and the Creation of the American Nation, published by Henry Holt and Co. In her book, she discussed the role of Dolley Madison in early American politics as a president’s wife and explained how she used Washington’s social scene to her political advantage. Ms. Allgor responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on A Perfect Union: Dolley Madison

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 1, 2006
Last Aired:
May 21, 2007

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  • Jul 01, 2006 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 15, 2006 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 06, 2006 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 17, 2007 | 2:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 21, 2007 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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