Book Discussion on Appomattox

Elizabeth Varon, American History professor at the University of Virginia, talked about her book, Appomattox: Victory, Defeat, and Freedom… read more

Elizabeth Varon, American History professor at the University of Virginia, talked about her book, Appomattox: Victory, Defeat, and Freedom at the End of the Civil War, in which she recalls Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s surrender to the Ulysses S. Grant-led Union forces at McLean House in Appomattox, Virginia on April 9, 1865. Elizabeth Varon spoke at the Museum of the Confederacy in Appomattox, Virginia. close

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Book Discussion on Appomattox

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Program ID:
316067-1
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Location:
Appomattox, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 23, 2013
Last Aired:
Feb 2, 2014

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  • Nov 23, 2013 | 6:14pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 24, 2013 | 8:13am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 28, 2013 | 2:45pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 29, 2013 | 7:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 14, 2013 | 5:14pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 29, 2013 | 3:49am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 02, 2014 | 5:44am EST | C-SPAN 2
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