Film, Video David McCullough: 2015 National Book Festival

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Title
David McCullough: 2015 National Book Festival
Summary
David McCullough discusses 'The Wright Brothers' with NPR's Melissa Block at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
Event Date
September 05, 2015
Notes
-  Librarian of Congress James H. Billington has called David McCullough the 'citizen chronicler' for his meticulously researched and beautifully written historical books, such as the Pulitzer Prize winners 'Truman' and 'John Adams,' the latter of which became an Emmy Award-winning miniseries on HBO. He is also a two-time winner of the National Book Award for 'The Path Between the Seas' and 'Mornings on Horseback.' His newest book is 'The Wright Brothers.' McCullough has also received the National Book Foundation Distinguished Contribution to American Letters Award, the National Humanities Medal and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Related Resources
National Book Festival: https://www.loc.gov/bookfest
Running Time
40 minutes 21 seconds
Language
english
Online Format
video
Description
David McCullough discusses 'The Wright Brothers' with NPR's Melissa Block at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
Original Format
film, video

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