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Historian Douglas Brinkley on Presidential Greatness

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Historian Douglas Brinkley

By Joyce Kryszak

Buffalo, NY – Douglas Brinkley has been called "the best of the new generation of American historians." High praise considering the source. It was historian Stephen Ambrose, who passed away just a few weeks ago, who said that about his friend. Brinkley was in Buffalo recently for the Theodore Roosevelt Symposium.

Click the "listen" icon above to hear Joyce Kryszak's conversation with Brinkley about his insights on presidential greatness, his new book and his special bond with co-author Stephen Ambrose.