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DINNER & A BOOK

Washington: A Life

  • Aired: 07/08/2017
  • 26:53
  • Rating: NR
Author Ron Chernow dives into the life of the first American president, George Washington. Gail Martin and co-host Alice Martin discuss how Washington shaped a new federal government, defined the separation of powers, established the office of the Presidency and forged a nation. They prepare a meal fit for a president and the company he kept while they discuss Ron Chernow’s Washington: A Life.
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