History and the American West Panel

Authors discussed their books about the history of the American West. They responded to questions from members of the… read more

Authors discussed their books about the history of the American West. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Leo Banks moderated.

Panelists: Jeff Guinn, The Last Gunfight: The Real Story of the Shootout at the O.K. Corral-And How It Changed the American West; Michael Hiltzik, Colossus: Hoover Dam and the Making of the American Century; and Stephen Fried, Appetite for America: How Visionary Businessman Fred Harvey Built a Railroad Hospitality Empire that Civilized the Wild West.

“Epic Stories: Journalists Write the American West” was a panel at the Tucson Festival of Books in the Gallagher Theater of the Student Union on the campus of the University of Arizona. close

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

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History and the American West Panel

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Program ID:
298469-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Tucson, Arizona, United States
First Aired:
Mar 13, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 27, 2011

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  • Mar 13, 2011 | 2:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 17, 2011 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 26, 2011 | 9:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 27, 2011 | 12:49am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 27, 2011 | 3:43am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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