The Professor and the Madman

Mr. Winchester discussed his book, The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English… read more

Mr. Winchester discussed his book, The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary, about Dr. W. C. Minor, a certified lunatic who contributed many entries to the Oxford English Dictionary. close

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The Professor and the Madman

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Program ID:
112280-1
Category:
Booknotes
Format:
Booknotes
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 08, 1998 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Oct 23, 1999 | 6:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Nov 08, 1998 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 08, 1998 | 10:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 09, 1998 | 5:55am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 23, 1999 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 23, 1999 | 6:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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