Political Rewind: The Life and Legacy of Ronald Reagan

Oct 8, 2018

On this edition of Political Rewind, author Bob Spitz details the legacy of the 40th U.S. President Ronald Reagan. The parallels between Reagan and Donald Trump are clear, but so are the contrasts in their style of leadership and the emotional chords they struck in the American people


Spitz has written biographies of Bob Dylan, The Beatles, Julia Child and now after five years of work including hundreds of interviews he adds Reagan: An American Journey to the list. He details Reagans life in Hollywood and recounts his rise through politics and his path to the White House.