Book Discussion on Faith and the Presidency

Gary Scott Smith talked about his book, Faith and the Presidency: From George Washington to George W. Bush, published by Oxford University… read more

Gary Scott Smith talked about his book, Faith and the Presidency: From George Washington to George W. Bush, published by Oxford University Press. He described the religious beliefs and practices of several U.S. presidents. After his presentation he responded to audience members' questions.

This event was part of a year-long celebration of the 125th anniversary of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s birth. The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum hosted the Roosevelt Reading Festival IV in the Henry A. Wallace Visitor and Education Center. Authors of recently published works that drew upon the Roosevelt Library archives presented author talks. close

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199865-5
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Location:
Hyde Park, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jul 21, 2007
Last Aired:
Sep 1, 2007

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  • Jul 21, 2007 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2007 | 4:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 01, 2007 | 10:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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