Moyers & Company
Shores Of KnowledgeStreaming Video - 2013
In this edition of Moyers & Company, Bill speaks with historian Joyce Appleby, whose new book Shores of Knowledge: New World Discoveries and the Scientific Imagination provides a captivating account of curiosity and how it has shaped our modern world. Dr. Appleby is a professor emerita at UCLA and has served as president of both the Organization of American Historians and the American Historical Association. Two of her other books include Inheriting the Revolution: The First Generation of Americans and The Relentless Revolution: A History of Capitalism.