The Great Tax Wars Mr. Weisman talked about his new book, The Great Tax Wars: From Lincoln to Wilson -- The Fierce Battles over Money and Power That Transformed the… read more

The Great Tax Wars Mr. Weisman talked about his new book, The Great Tax Wars: From Lincoln to Wilson -- The Fierce Battles over Money and Power That Transformed the Nation, published by Simon and Schuster. In it, he follows the evolution of the income tax through six decades, from the Civil War through the end of World War I. Weisman’s book provides a special insight into this subject and describes how this tax has been both the fairest yet most controversial of American taxes. Following his presentation, he answered questions from members of the audience. close

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Program ID:
172795-1
Category:
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Format:
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 02, 2002 | 10:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 06, 2006 | 4:59am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Nov 02, 2002 | 10:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 03, 2002 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 22, 2002 | 1:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 03, 2005 | 5:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 05, 2005 | 5:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 02, 2006 | 4:59am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 04, 2006 | 4:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 06, 2006 | 4:59am EST | C-SPAN 3
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