C-SPAN: Report Video Issue Book Discussion on The Destiny of the Republic

Candice Millard talked about her book, Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President. In her book she tells the story of the assassination of James A. Garfield, a Civil War hero and the 20th U.S. president, who was shot four months after his inauguration by a deranged office seeker. She responded to questions from members of the audience.
This was a program in the History and Biography Pavilion of the 11th annual National Book Festival, held on the National Mall.

Watch here.


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