Book Discussion on Mr. and Mrs. Madison's War

Historian Hugh Howard recounts the War of 1812 from the view point of President James Madison and first lady Dolley Madison. The… read more

Historian Hugh Howard recounts the War of 1812 from the view point of President James Madison and first lady Dolley Madison. The author examines President Madison’s decision to declare war, the first president to do so, and the succeeding battles on land and sea as America fought its second war for independence from Britain. Hugh Howard showed pictures during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience at The Bookloft in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. close

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

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Book Discussion on Mr. and Mrs. Madison's War

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Program ID:
304754-1
Category:
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Format:
Speech
Location:
Great Barrington, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Mar 10, 2012
Last Aired:
Mar 16, 2013

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  • Mar 10, 2012 | 11:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 11, 2012 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 08, 2012 | 6:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 03, 2012 | 8:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 04, 2012 | 2:28am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 29, 2012 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 29, 2012 | 7:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 16, 2013 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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