Uncle Tungsten

Professor Sacks talked about and read from his book, Uncle Tungsten, published by Alfred A. Knopf. The book is a memoir about his youth in… read more

Uncle Tungsten Professor Sacks talked about and read from his book, Uncle Tungsten, published by Alfred A. Knopf. The book is a memoir about his youth in London during World War II. Uncle Tungsten refers to Professor Sacks' Uncle Dave who owned a light bulb factory (the filaments were made of tungsten, a durable metal) that the young Sacks would often visit. Professor Sacks answered questions from members of the audience. close

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Uncle Tungsten

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Program ID:
167699-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jan 05, 2002 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 03, 2002 | 6:43am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jan 05, 2002 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 06, 2002 | 11:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 19, 2002 | 3:55pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 03, 2002 | 6:43am EST | C-SPAN 2
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