Book Discussion on Against the Grain

Richard Manning talked about his book, Against the Grain: How Agriculture Has Hijacked Civilization, in which he explains the beginning of… read more

Richard Manning talked about his book, Against the Grain: How Agriculture Has Hijacked Civilization, in which he explains the beginning of agriculture and the effects it has had on society.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Helena, Montana, from October 7-11 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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

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Book Discussion on Against the Grain

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315914-1
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Interview
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Interview
Location:
Helena, Montana, United States
First Aired:
Nov 2, 2013
Last Aired:
Nov 3, 2013

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  • Nov 02, 2013 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 03, 2013 | 9:31am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 03, 2013 | 11:44am EST | C-SPAN 2
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