Lincoln on Race and Slavery Henry Louis Gates, Jr., talked about his two new books on race with Walter Isaacson. Lincoln on Race and Slavery (Princeton University Press;… read more

Lincoln on Race and Slavery Henry Louis Gates, Jr., talked about his two new books on race with Walter Isaacson. Lincoln on Race and Slavery (Princeton University Press; illustrated edition February 11, 2009) is a comprehensive perspective on President Abraham Lincoln’s attitudes on slavery and race relations. In Search of Our Roots: How 19 Extraordinary African Americans Reclaimed Their Past (Crown; January 27, 2009) tells how 19 prominent black Americans used DNA and archival records to research their ancestry. He responded to questions from audience members. close

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Lincoln on Race and Slavery

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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 28, 2009 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 22, 2009 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Mar 28, 2009 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 29, 2009 | 12:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 29, 2009 | 7:54am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 22, 2009 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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