On His Own Terms2014-12-06T20:00:20-05:00https://images.c-span.org/Files/9ee/20141206201122002_hd.jpgAuthor and historian Richard Norton Smith discussed his book, On His Own Terms: A Life of Nelson Rockefeller, about Nelson Rockefeller’s political life, presidential aspirations, and time as vice president.
“The Life of Nelson Rockefeller” was a Kennedy Library Forum.
People in this video
Thomas "Tom" J. Putnam Director Kennedy (John F.) Presidential Library
Laurance "Larry" Rockefeller Jr. Nephew Nelson A. Rockefeller
Richard Norton Smith Presidential Historian
Sam Tanenhaus Writer at Large New York Times
William "Bill" F. Weld Governor (Former) [R] Massachusetts
- Kennedy (John F.) Presidential LibraryKennedy (John F.) Presidential Library
- On His Own Terms
Q&A with Richard Norton Smith
Richard Norton Smith talked about his book, On His Own Terms: A Life of Nelson Rockefeller, in which he chronicles the life and legacy of…
Washington Classroom with Richard Norton Smith
Historian Richard Norton Smith talked about six men who tried unsuccessfully to become president.
Campaign 2016 Historical Comparisons
Richard Norton Smith talked about historical parallels between past presidential elections and the 2016 contest.
First Ladies as Political Partners
Richard Norton Smith spoke about the role of U.S. first ladies as political partners to their husbands. He was interviewed by Susan Swain. They…