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The Columbia art history professor Simon Schama reads from his latest book, The Power of Art.

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Rough Crossings turns on a single huge question: if you were black in America at the start of the Revolutionary War, whom would you want to win?

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Simon Schama discusses hos book, "Rough Crossings," at Google's Mountain View, CA, headquarters. This event took place on April 14, 2006, as part of the Authors@Google series.

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"Rough Crossings" is the astonishing story of the struggle to freedom by thousands of African-American slaves who fled the plantations to fight behind British lines in the American War of Independence.

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The Dutch, in rebellion against Spanish rule, created in only a few generations a powerful world empire, its culture admired throughout the West…

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The power of the greatest art is the power to shake us into revelation and rip us from our default mode of seeing. After an encounter with that force, we don't look at a face, a colour, a sky, a body, in quite the same way again.

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Simon Schama deftly refutes the contemporary idea that the French Revolution was a courageous and noble uprising of the poor and oppressed.

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Simon Schama's sweeping history of Britain breathes life into our past centuries, vividly depicting exactly what life was like for our ancestors....

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Simon Schama talks with Jonathan Safran Foer about his book, The Story of the Jews. It is a story like no other: an epic of endurance against destruction, of creativity in oppression, joy amidst grief, the affirmation of life against the steepest of odds.

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In this, the first volume of an epic history of Britain, one of the most popular and celebrated historians of our day brings the birth and growth of a nation...

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