Texas Monthly Talks

Historian and Author Taylor Branch

Season 8 Episode 5 | 26m 46s

Historian and author Taylor Branch earned a Pulitzer Prize for Parting the Waters: America in the King Years, 1954-63. But he's becoming equally well-known for his latest book, based on eight years of secret conversations with President Bill Clinton during his time in office. His book based on those recordings, The Clinton Tapes, offers unprecedented insight into Clinton and his time in office.

Aired: 01/19/10

Rating: NR

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