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WASPS and the American Aristocracy

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Title: WASPS and the American Aristocracy

Description: Today we are joined by author Michael Knox Beran to discuss the fascinating story of a group of people who are incredibly important to understand how the United States was formed and grew, the WASPs. White Anglo Saxon Protestants or WASPs for short established institutions and frameworks that helped America grow and thrive as a country in arts, government and education. Michael Knox Beran will lead us through the rise and fall of this interesting and obscure group of Americans.

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Michael Knox Beran author of WASPS: The Splendors and Miseries of an American Aristocracy

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October 14, 2021
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Steve Guerra is the host of the History of the Papacy Podcast, which began in 2013. In 2017, Steve began Beyond the Big Screen, a podcast which delves into the fascinating stories behind films through lively interviews.
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