U.S. History

Seabiscuit: An American Legend

Laura Hillenbrand

About the Program

From Barnes & Noble Booksellers in Georgetown, author Laura Hillenbrand talks about "Seabiscuit: An American Legend." The book tells the story of a jockey, a trainer, and an owner who all overcame different obstacles on their way to finding victory with an unlikely horse. The book also describes America during Seabiscuit's days in order to tell of the conditions facing many during the Great Depression. After the presentation the author answers questions from members of the audience.

About the Authors

Laura Hillenbrand

Laura Hillenbrand

Laura Hillenbrand has written for numerous publications, including The New York Times and American Heritage


Buy the author's book from: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Indiebound

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, January 6th at 6pm (ET)
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