About Books Special

The three authors talked about the state of book writing and selling and took questions from viewers by telephone. They discussed various issues, including the process of writing and researching, the problems… read more

The three authors talked about the state of book writing and selling and took questions from viewers by telephone. They discussed various issues, including the process of writing and researching, the problems with the publishing industry and which authors are their favorites. Shelby Foote is the author of “The Civil War” and “Shiloh.” Peggy Noonan wrote “What I Saw at the Revolution” and “Life, Liberty & the Pursuit of Happiness.” Author David Halberstam wrote “The Best and the Brightest” and “The Powers That Be.” close

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Program ID:
77104-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 08, 1996 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jan 01, 1997 | 8:58pm EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Dec 08, 1996 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 09, 1996 | 12:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 09, 1996 | 6:56am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 01, 1997 | 8:58pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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