Book Discussion on Revolutionary Characters: What Made the Founders Different

Gordon Wood talked about his book, Revolutionary Characters: What Made the Founders Different, published by Penguin Press. The… read more

Gordon Wood talked about his book, Revolutionary Characters: What Made the Founders Different, published by Penguin Press. The Pulitzer-Prize-winning author described the greatest achievements of the country’s Founding Fathers and examined their roles, and the ideals and values expressed in the U.S. Constitution and Declaration of Independence. In addition, Professor Gordon discussed and separation of church and state. After his presentation he responded to audience members' questions. close

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Book Discussion on Revolutionary Characters: What Made the Founders Different

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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 26, 2006
Last Aired:
Oct 31, 2011

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  • Aug 26, 2006 | 3:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Sep 05, 2006 | 2:06am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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