At Days Close: Night in Times Past

Mr. Ekirch talked about his book, At Day’s Close: Night in Times Past. He talked about nighttime, primarily in Western Europe from the late… read more

Mr. Ekirch talked about his book, At Day’s Close: Night in Times Past. He talked about nighttime, primarily in Western Europe from the late Middle Ages to the Industrial Revolution. He discussed subjects such as first sleep and second sleep, fear of the night, and artificial lighting. close

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  • Connie Doebele Senior Executive Producer C-SPAN->Book TV
  • A. Roger Ekirch Professor Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ.->History Department

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At Days Close: Night in Times Past

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Program ID:
191844-10
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 29, 2006 | 11:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
May 07, 2006 | 12:48am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Apr 29, 2006 | 11:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 07, 2006 | 12:48am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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