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    Orders from France

    Roger Kennedy talked about his book Orders From France: The Americans and the French in a Revolutionary World, 1780 - 1820 (University of Pennsylvania Press). In the book he examines the ways in which…

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    Civil War Battlefields Report

    The participants spoke about the importance of Civil War remembrance. Mr. Bearss discussed Civil War events on this date in history. Senator Bumpers, the founder of the Civil War…

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    Clinton Inaugural Activities

    Mr. Kennedy commented on the Clinton presidential inaugural, which began earlier in the day with a visit by the President-elect and Vice President-elect to Monticello, the home of former…

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    World Events of 1991

    Mr. Beschloss and Mr. Kennedy responded to telephone callers' questions on the major issues and news events of 1991, including the Persian Gulf War, the breakup of the Soviet Union, and the…

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    Conversation on World Changes

    Three authors involved in world affairs engaged in a wide-ranging discussion on recent world events and America’s role in international matters. Mr. Kennedy expressed reservations about the U.S. as a positive example-setting force in…

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    Preserving American History

    Mr. Kennedy, a historian, discussed his recent book Rediscovering America and his views on historic preservation. In his book, he argues that there are many historic sites and wonders in…