American History Panel

Authors talked about their books about American history and responded to questions from members of the audience. Diane Smith… read more

Authors talked about their books about American history and responded to questions from members of the audience. Diane Smith moderated.

Jim Newton is the author of Justice for All: Earl Warren and the Nation He Made and the forthcoming book, Eisenhower: The White House Years. Thomas Powers is the author of The Killing of Crazy Horse. He talked about how his experience writing about intelligence affairs influenced his approach to the topic.

“American History: Blood & Back Rooms” was a Taper Hall panel from the 2011 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books from the University Park Campus of the University of Southern California.  close

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

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American History Panel

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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
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Los Angeles, California, United States
First Aired:
Apr 30, 2011
Last Aired:
Jul 23, 2011

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  • Apr 30, 2011 | 5:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 23, 2011 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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