Film, Video An Imperfect God: George Washington, His Slaves, and the Creation of America

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Title
An Imperfect God: George Washington, His Slaves, and the Creation of America
Summary
Historian Henry Wiencek discussed his new book, which focuses on the life of Washington and explores early slavery in America.
Event Date
November 05, 2003
Notes
-  Henry Wiencek is a writer and Research Fellow at the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities. He is also the winner of the 1999 National Book Critics’ Circle Award in biography for "The Hairstons: An American Family in Black and White." He has also produced numerous books for the Smithsonian, National Geographic and Time-Life.
Running Time
31 minutes, 11 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video

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