Book Discussion on America 1908
Jim Rasenberger talked about his book, America 1908: The Dawn of Flight, The Race to the Pole, The Invention of the Model T, and the Making… read more
Jim Rasenberger talked about his book, America 1908: The Dawn of Flight, The Race to the Pole, The Invention of the Model T, and the Making of a Modern Nation, published by Scribner. He told the stories and described the innovations of 1908, a pivotal year in American history, exactly 100 years ago. After his presentation he responded to audience members' questions.
Rasenberger also wrote High Steel: The Men Who Built the World’s Greatest Skyline. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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