Gilder Lehrman Book Breaks features the most exciting history scholars in America discussing their books with host Gena Oppenheim live, followed by a Q&A with home audiences.
Join us online on Sunday, August 29 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. ET (11: 00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PT) with Garrett M. Graff, as he discusses his book Only Plane in the Sky: An Oral History of 9/11. This will be a special edition of our Book Breaks sponsored by the History Channel to commemorate the 20th anniversary of September 11th.
Garrett M. Graff, a distinguished journalist and bestselling historian, has spent nearly two decades covering politics, technology, and national security. He serves as the director of cyber initiatives for The Aspen Institute, and is a contributor to WIRED and CNN. He’s written for publications from Esquire to Rolling Stone to the New York Times, and served as editor of two of Washington’s most prestigious magazines, Washingtonian and POLITICO Magazine.
A native of Vermont, Graff is the author of multiple books, including The Threat Matrix: Inside Robert Mueller’s FBI and the national bestseller, Raven Rock, about the government’s Cold War Doomsday plans. His most recent book, an instant New York Times bestseller and #1 national bestseller, The Only Plane in the Sky: An Oral History of 9/11 was called a “a priceless civic gift” by the Wall Street Journal and was named the industry’s 2020 Audiobook of the Year. He is currently the host of "Long Shadow," a podcast about the lingering questions of 9/11. His next book will be published in 2022: Watergate: A New History.
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