Lincoln's Tragic Pragmatism

Brandeis University Professor John Burt talked about his book, Lincoln’s Tragic Pragmatism: Lincoln, Douglas, and Moral Conflict,… read more

Brandeis University Professor John Burt talked about his book, Lincoln’s Tragic Pragmatism: Lincoln, Douglas, and Moral Conflict, about the Lincoln Douglas Debates. He was joined by other historians and academics who spoke about President Lincoln’s political career. They responded to questions from the audience. close

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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 27, 2013
Last Aired:
Nov 3, 2013

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  • Oct 27, 2013 | 8:28am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 27, 2013 | 7:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 02, 2013 | 3:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 03, 2013 | 2:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
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