Jon Meacham

And There Was Light: Abraham Lincoln and the American Struggle

Airdate: 10/24/2022 @ 3:30 pm CST

Show Info

This is a virtual program airing live on the book shop’s Facebook page only. Jon Meacham will not be at the book shop. People who are not Facebook users can watch at that page, too.

With And Then There was Light: Abraham Lincoln and the American Struggle, Pulitzer Prize–winning biographer and #1 New York Times bestselling author, Jon Meacham chronicles the life of Abraham Lincoln, charting how—and why—he confronted secession, threats to democracy, and the tragedy of slavery to expand the possibilities of America.

Shortly after the program, you can watch at your convenience on Facebook, YouTube or at this website at the Previous Shows page. 

Daniel R. Weinberg, is president of the Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. The shop has an international reputation as experts in the buying, selling, appraisal and authentication of historical, literary, artistic, and museum properties etc., since 1938. He is also the founder of the Author’s Voice®; interactive platforms designed to bring the experience of a book signing to any device in any place across the world. Daniel is co-author of Lincoln’s Assassins: Their Trial and Execution and he has lectured extensively on the subject. He has appeared on both C-Span and the History Channel.