Abraham Lincoln http://wrti.org en Darwin and Lincoln: Contemporaries Who Changed The World http://wrti.org/post/darwin-and-lincoln-contemporaries-who-changed-world <p>Two pivotal figures in history - British naturalist Charles Darwin, and American President Abraham Lincoln - were born an ocean apart, on the same day in February, 1809. Each led movements that changed the way we think about human beings. WRTI's Susan Lewis talks to historian David Contosta, author of <i>Rebel Giants</i>, about their different lives and the things they had in common.</p> Wed, 18 Nov 2009 01:21:39 +0000 Susan Lewis 3305 at http://wrti.org Darwin and Lincoln: Contemporaries Who Changed The World Doris Kearns Goodwin http://wrti.org/post/doris-kearns-goodwin <p>Pulitzer Prize-winning author and presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin shares her perspectives on baseball, a professional challenge and Abraham Lincoln with Meridee Duddleston. Goodwin appeared at the Philadelphia Speakers Series.</p> Sat, 02 Apr 2005 19:09:00 +0000 Meridee Duddleston 1797 at http://wrti.org