They Made America

Mr. Evans talked about his book They Made America: Two Centuries of Innovators from the Steam Engine to the Search Engine, published by Little, Brown.… read more

Mr. Evans talked about his book They Made America: Two Centuries of Innovators from the Steam Engine to the Search Engine, published by Little, Brown. The book features 70 of America’s prominent entrepreneurs and innovators. Mr. Evans explains the difference between innovators and inventors and asserts that inventions are useless without great innovation. A video clip was shown of the four-part PBS series that was developed in tandem with the book. After the discussion, he answered questions from the audience. This event was held at the Woman’s National Democratic Club in Washington, DC. and co-hosted by the English-Speaking Union. close

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They Made America

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Program ID:
183871-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 08, 2005 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 03, 2009 | 3:31am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jan 08, 2005 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 10, 2005 | 7:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 06, 2005 | 11:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 20, 2005 | 3:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 01, 2006 | 6:04am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 03, 2009 | 3:31am EST | C-SPAN 3
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