Book Discussion on James Madison

Richard Brookhiser recounted the life of President James Madison (1751-1836), the fourth American president. The author examined his… read more

Richard Brookhiser recounted the life of President James Madison (1751-1836), the fourth American president. The author examined his influence in the framing of the U.S. Constitution, collaboration on the Federalist Papers, development of the Republican Party, and his command of troops during the War of 1812. Mr. Brookhiser responded to questions from members of the audience at this Constitution Day celebration by the National Archives in Washington, D.C. close

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Book Discussion on James Madison

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 25, 2011
Last Aired:
Nov 27, 2011

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  • Sep 25, 2011 | 11:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 26, 2011 | 7:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 01, 2011 | 5:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 02, 2011 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 27, 2011 | 5:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
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