Best-selling author Walter Isaacson, president and CEO of The Aspen Institute, and American philanthropist David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, delve into the captivating minds of history’s most creative and inventive thinkers. Discover the defining qualities shared by the world’s most imaginative geniuses, and learn how innovators from Benjamin Franklin to Steve Jobs have stimulated progress by daring to think outside the box.
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Experts provide an in-depth look at how the American presidency has evolved over the past century, focusing on how presidents have mastered the media to craft their public image and influence public opinion.
Celebrated historian Andrew Roberts moderates this special conversation between finalists of the Guggenheim-Lehrman Prize in Military History.
Historian and strategic analyst John H. Maurer examines the role Churchill, Roosevelt, and Stalin played in confronting the horrific menace of Nazi-dominated Europe during the crisis year of 1941.
Douglas Brinkley reveals Franklin D. Roosevelt’s legacy as the founder of the Civilian Conservation Corps and ambassador for the preservation of the American land.