David Fromkin

David Fromkin

David Fromkin is a noted author, lawyer, and historian, best known for his historical account on the Middle East, 'A Peace to End All Peace' , in which he recounts the role European powers played between 1914 and 1922 in creating the modern Middle East. The book was a finalist for both the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Pulitzer Prize. Wikipedia*

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David Fromkin has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1991 Senate Committee as an Author. The year with the most videos was 1999 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1995 with an average of 399 views per program. Most common tag: World History.

Appearances by Title:c. August 1, 1994 - Present Professor, International Relations, History, and Law, Boston University Videos: 3 Author Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Kosovo Crossing</em>

    Kosovo Crossing

    Mr. Fromkin talks about his book Kosovo Crossing: American Ideals Meet Reality on the Balkan Battlefields, published by Free…

  • <em>The Way of the World</em>: Speech

    The Way of the World: Speech

    Mr. Fromkin talked about his book, The Way Of The World: From the Dawn of Civilizations to the Eve of the Twenty-First Century,…

  • <em>In the Time of the Americans</em>

    In the Time of the Americans

    Professor David Fromkin discussed his book, In the Time of the Americans: The Generation That Changed America’s Role in the…

  • The Middle East: Roots of an Unsettled Region

    The Middle East: Roots of an Unsettled Region

    The committee heard testimony in the first of a series of hearings on the prospects for peace in the post-war Middle East. Witnesses…

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