Book Discussion on Mutual Contempt

Mr. Shesol talked about his book Mutual Contempt published by W.W. Norton and Co. The book details the political and personal… read more

Mr. Shesol talked about his book Mutual Contempt published by W.W. Norton and Co. The book details the political and personal rivalry between President Johnson and Senator Robert Kennedy, which began when Senator Kennedy’s brother John ran for the presidency in 1960. Mr. Shesol describes the animosity between Johnson and Kennedy and how it impacted national and foreign policy in the 1960s. Following his presentation, Mr. Shesol answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Mutual Contempt

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Program ID:
94058-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Jul 18, 1998
Last Aired:
Jul 19, 1998

Airing Details

  • Jul 18, 1998 | 9:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 19, 1998 | 12:16am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 19, 1998 | 6:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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