Daniel Boorstin

Daniel Boorstin

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Daniel Boorstin was a Librarian of Congress for the Library of Congress with 14 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1981 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 1992 with four videos. Most appearances with Irving Kristol (2), Ruth Boorstin (2). Most common tags: Arts & Literature, Space.

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Librarian of Congress, Library of Congress November 12, 1975 - September 14, 1987 Videos: 14

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  • <em>Washington</em>: Publication Party

    Washington: Publication Party

    A party was held to celebrate the posthumous publication of Meg Greenfield’s book Washington, published by PublicAffairs. The book is an…

  • Tribute to Historian Daniel J. Boorstin

    Tribute to Historian Daniel J. Boorstin

    Mr. Boorstin, historian and author, was honored for serving as Librarian of Congress from 1975 to 1987. A bio-bibliography…

  • <em>The Seekers</em> and <em>Love is Not Because</em>

    The Seekers and Love is Not Because

    Author and historian Daniel Boorstin talked about his book, The Seekers: The Story of Man’s Continuing Quest to Understand…

  • <em>The Seekers</em>

    The Seekers

    Daniel Boorstin talked about his book The Seekers which was the third in a trilogy. It looked at prophets, philosophers, and…

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