Taking on the World

Robert Merry discussed his book, Taking on the World: Joseph and Stewart Alsop - Guardians of the American Century, published by… read more

Robert Merry discussed his book, Taking on the World: Joseph and Stewart Alsop - Guardians of the American Century, published by Viking/Penguin. The Alsops were journalists and members of an old New England family. Mr. Merry chronicled their lives and careers with many anecdotes, including their close relationships with Presidents Kennedy and Johnson. close

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Taking on the World

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Program ID:
69901-1
Category:
Booknotes
Format:
Booknotes
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 24, 1996 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Oct 28, 2001 | 5:35pm EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Mar 24, 1996 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 24, 1996 | 10:57pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 25, 1996 | 2:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 25, 1996 | 5:59am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 20, 2001 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 21, 2001 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 23, 2001 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 23, 2001 | 5:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 24, 2001 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 25, 2001 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 23, 2001 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 24, 2001 | 1:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 24, 2001 | 5:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 26, 2001 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 27, 2001 | 1:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 27, 2001 | 5:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 28, 2001 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 28, 2001 | 1:50pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 28, 2001 | 5:35pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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