Book Discussion on Andrew Low and the Sign of the Buck
Hugh Golson talked about the book he co-wrote about the Low family, which came from Scotland to engage in trade and became a power in… read more
Hugh Golson talked about the book he co-wrote about the Low family, which came from Scotland to engage in trade and became a power in Savannah before the Civil War. The family includes Juliette Gordon Low, founder of the Girl Scouts.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2011 LCV Cities Tour” in Savannah, Georgia, on June 1-8 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Hugh Stiles Golson Author
Tour of Robert McAlister's Private Book Collection
Robert McAlister gave a tour of his private book collection. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop…
Book Discussion on SEAL Team Six: Memoirs of an Elite Navy SEAL Sniper
Howard Wasdin talked about his memoir of his career as a sniper in the Navy SEALs. C-SPAN’s Local Content…
The historic Bonaventure Cemetery was toured. Ms. Doty talked about some of the notable people buried there,…
Book Discussion on Savannah: A History of Her People Since 1733
Preston Russell talked about the comprehensive book about his hometown of Savannah that he co-wrote with his…