295Mar 9, 2013
Panel Discussion on The Alamo
Authors James Donovan, The Blood of Heroes: The 13-Day Struggle for the Alamo - and the Sacrifice that Forged a Nation, Stephen Harrigan, The Gates of the Alamo, and Michael Wallis, ...
994Oct 28, 2012
Book Discussion on The Man Who Saved the Union
Author H.W. Brands talked about his book, The Man Who Saved the Union: Ulysses Grant in War and Peace, in which he argued that Grant was an idealistic and compassionate president whose memory ...
66Oct 29, 2005
Texas Book Festival Keynote Address
Former President Bill Clinton gave the keynote address at the opening of the Texas Book Festival in the House Chamber of the Texas Capitol. He spoke about the role of the president, American ...
365Nov 9, 2003
Authors discussed the Alamo, including the historical events, the significance of the battle, and the myths surrounding it. During the Texas war for independence in 1836, soldiers and ...
82Nov 17, 2002
The panelists talked about their books. They also responded to questions from the audience. Mr. Harrigan moderated the panel.
Mr. Brands is the author of The Age of ...
85Jan 19, 2001
Celebrating America's Authors
In place of the traditional inaugural salute to the first lady, Mrs. Bush hosted a salute to American authors. Several authors from different disciplines spoke about their craft and paid ...
158Nov 12, 2000
Books About the Alamo
Groneman is the author of Death of a Legend: The Myth and Mystery Surrounding the Death of Davy Crockett. Harrigan is the author of The Gates of the Alamo. Edmondson is the author of ...