Book Discussion on Dred Scott and the Politics of Slavery

Earl Maltz talked about his book, Dred Scott and the Politics of Slavery, in which he examines the political atmosphere in the U.S. leading… read more

Earl Maltz talked about his book, Dred Scott and the Politics of Slavery, in which he examines the political atmosphere in the U.S. leading up to the Dred Scott v. Sandford Supreme Court case, and argues that the decision in 1857 was one of the worst in the Court’s history. This Kansas City Public Library hosted this event. close

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Book Discussion on Dred Scott and the Politics of Slavery

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313444-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
First Aired:
Aug 10, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 12, 2013

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  • Aug 10, 2013 | 10:44am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 11, 2013 | 5:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 12, 2013 | 6:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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