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Film, Video Candice Millard on James Garfield

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Title

  • Candice Millard on James Garfield

Summary

  • New York Times bestselling author Candice Millard discusses her book, "Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine & the Murder of a President" about the of the presidency and extraordinary story of the life of President James Garfield, the post-shooting medical treatment that may have caused his death, and the political struggles that defined the era. While Garfield's is not the most famous assassination of a US president, the story of his shooting and its aftermath is both gripping and relevant.

Names

  • Library of Congress
  • John W. Kluge Center (Library of Congress), sponsoring body

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 2019-09-18.

Notes

  • -  Classification: History: America.
  • -  Classification: Language and Literature.
  • -  Classification: Medicine.
  • -  Classification: Technology.
  • -  John Haskell, Candice Millard.
  • -  Recorded on 2019-09-18.
  • -  Candice Millard is the author of "Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape and the Making of Winston Churchill" (2016), and "River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey" (2005). She is also a top ten critics pick by the New York Times, as well as a Quill Awards finalist. Millard's work has also appeared in the New York Times Book Review, Washington Post Book World, the Guardian, National Geographic, and Time.

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  • 1 online resource

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2024696639

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  • video
  • image
  • online text

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Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body John W. Kluge Center. Candice Millard on James Garfield. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -09-18, 2019. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2024696639/.

APA citation style:

Library Of Congress & John W. Kluge Center, S. B. (2019) Candice Millard on James Garfield. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -09-18. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2024696639/.

MLA citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body John W. Kluge Center. Candice Millard on James Garfield. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -09-18, 2019. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2024696639/>.