Book Discussion on Bunch of Amateurs

Jack Hitt recounts America’s many amateur inventors and tinkerers, from Benjamin Franklin’s experiments with electricity to… read more

Jack Hitt recounts America’s many amateur inventors and tinkerers, from Benjamin Franklin’s experiments with electricity to Mark Zuckerberg’s social media website, and profiles the current crop of individuals who are working in their kitchens, basements, and garages. Jack Hitt responded to questions from members of the audience at R.J. Julia Booksellers in Madison, Connecticut. close

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Book Discussion on Bunch of Amateurs

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Madison, Connecticut, United States
First Aired:
Jun 30, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 29, 2012

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  • Jun 30, 2012 | 1:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Aug 28, 2012 | 9:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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