'Wedding of the Waters': Building the Erie Canal Robert Siegel talks with Peter Bernstein, author of Wedding of the Waters: The Erie Canal and the Making of a Great Nation, about the building of the canal and its impact on America, east and west.
NPR logo

'Wedding of the Waters': Building the Erie Canal

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4474422/4474423" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
'Wedding of the Waters': Building the Erie Canal

'Wedding of the Waters': Building the Erie Canal

'Wedding of the Waters': Building the Erie Canal

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4474422/4474423" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Robert Siegel talks with Peter Bernstein, author of Wedding of the Waters: The Erie Canal and the Making of a Great Nation, about the building of the canal and its impact on America, east and west.

Books Featured In This Story