The Birth of American Independence

May 29, 2013

[1]Hour 1:        Who were the founders of our country, really? We’ll learn about their frustrations and their triumphs this hour with historian Joseph Ellis [2]. His new book is “Revolutionary Summer: The Birth of American Independence” (Knopf, 2013). Ellis will speak at the Dallas Museum of Art [3] Tuesday as part of the Arts & Letters Live series.

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[2] Joseph Ellis: http://www.josephellishistorian.com/Home.html

[3] speak at the Dallas Museum of Art: http://www.dma.org/Events/ArtsLettersLive/DistinguishedWriters/index.htm#Revolution

[4] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/187143487/KERA_187143487.mp3

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