Book Discussion on The Chronicles of Cadillac Dave

Author John Wheeler talked about his book, The Chronicles of Cadillac Dave: True Confessions of a Drug Kingpin, which is based on… read more

Author John Wheeler talked about his book, The Chronicles of Cadillac Dave: True Confessions of a Drug Kingpin, which is based on Wheeler’s life as a drug dealer in the 1970s. Mr. Wheeler spoke about his life and explained why he wrote the book. Mr. Wheeler wrote the book series under the pseudonym Dave Jackson, an alias he used when he was a drug distributor.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast 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

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Book Discussion on The Chronicles of Cadillac Dave

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Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
First Aired:
Jan 18, 2014
Last Aired:
Jan 21, 2014

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  • Jan 18, 2014 | 12:38pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 19, 2014 | 11:32am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 19, 2014 | 8:32pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 20, 2014 | 2:40am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 20, 2014 | 4:49pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 21, 2014 | 6:34am EST | C-SPAN 2
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