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Unfinished Nation: A Concise History

Professor Brinkley discussed his book, Unfinished Nation: A Concise History of the American People, published by Alfred A. Knopf. He chose… read more

Professor Brinkley discussed his book, Unfinished Nation: A Concise History of the American People, published by Alfred A. Knopf. He chose the name for the book for reasons that dealt with the character of the nation and the character of historical writing. His intention was to avoid textbook-type writing. He wanted to make history more accessible to all levels of students, creating a concise, yet readable history. He included voting figures and various tables in the book. close

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Unfinished Nation: A Concise History

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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 10, 1993 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Nov 21, 2006 | 1:58am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Oct 10, 1993 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 10, 1993 | 11:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 11, 1993 | 2:25am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 11, 1993 | 6:54am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 20, 2001 | 10:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 23, 2001 | 10:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 24, 2001 | 5:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 25, 2001 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 25, 2001 | 5:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 10, 2001 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 11, 2001 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 21, 2006 | 1:58am EST | C-SPAN 3
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