Founding Friendship Mr. Leibiger spoke about his book Founding Friendship: George Washington, James Madison and the Creation of the American Republic,… read more

Founding Friendship Mr. Leibiger spoke about his book Founding Friendship: George Washington, James Madison and the Creation of the American Republic, published by the University of Virginia Press. The book scrutinizes the relationship between Washington and Madison and the republican political ideals of the revolution. He explains how while in Philadelphia, James Madison got to know George Washington personally and their collaboration began, culminating in their combined influence in the launching of the federal government in 1789. Mr. Leibiger also responded to audience questions. close

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  • Stuart Leibiger Assistant Professor La Salle University (Philadephia, PA)->History Department

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Founding Friendship

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Program ID:
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Location:
Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jul 05, 2000 | 12:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jan 02, 2009 | 12:03am EST | C-SPAN 2

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