Book Discussion on The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt

T.J. Stiles talked about his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt (Knopf, 2009). He was… read more

T.J. Stiles talked about his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt (Knopf, 2009). He was interviewed by Paul Hutton, author of Phil Sheridan and His Army. He also responded to questions from members of the audience.

“Pulitzer Prize Winner T.J. Stiles in Conversation with Paul Hutton” was a presentation 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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  • Paul Andrew Hutton Distinguished Professor University of New Mexico->History Department
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Book Discussion on The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt

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Mar 13, 2011
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