Looking For Lincoln

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Before becoming a household name drinking beer at the White House, historian Henry Louis Gates Jr. went on this quest to piece together Lincoln’s complex life. It takes him from Illinois to Gettysburg to Washington, D.C., and face-to-face with people who live with Lincoln every day – relic hunters, re-enactors, and others for whom the study of Lincoln is a passion. Among those weighing in: Pulitzer Prize winners Doris Kearns Goodwin and Tony Kushner; presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush; and Lincoln scholars including Harold Holzer, vice chair of the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission; Harvard University’s president Drew Faust and history professor David Hebert Donald; Yale University history professor David Blight; and Allen Guelzo of Gettysburg College.
Watch at PBS.

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One Response to “Looking For Lincoln”

  1. MSaintmomo Says:

    Ain’t gonna bother with this affirmative action queen on gvt run TV. Only FOX is worth watching.

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