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TITLE: Books That Shaped America
EVENT DATE: 2012/06/27
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 5 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
As part of our 2012 Celebration of the Book and recognition of Books That Shaped America, we asked several book enthusiasts to talk about the books that they believed shaped America.