Revolutionary War

StudioTulsa
12:04 pm
Fri July 4, 2014

A Look at 1776's "Revolutionary Summer"

Aired on Thursday, July 3rd.

Our guest on this edition of StudioTulsa is Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Joseph Ellis, who's written eight previous books on the events and persons concerning the founding of the United States. His most recent book, "Revolutionary Summer: The Birth of American Independence," details two seminal events in the summer of 1776 that are central to our nation's founding. Of course, the actions of the Continental Congress in Philadelphia (resulting in the signing of the Declaration of Independence) is one.

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