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    Book Discussion on It's What I Do

    Lynsey Addario talked about her book, It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War, in which she recalls her many assignments, including in Iraq, Pakistan, Afghanistan,…

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    Book Discussion on Power Forward

    Reggie Love, former special assistant and personal aide to President Obama, talked about his book, Power Forward: My Presidential Education.

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    Book Discussion on Once Upon a Revolution

    Thanassis Cambanis talked about his book Once Upon a Revolution: An Egyptian Story, in which he chronicles the 2011 Egyptian revolution through the stories of two of its revolutionary…

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    Book Discussion on Flashpoints

    George Friedman talked about his book, Flashpoints: The Emerging Crisis in Europe, about the future of Europe and the potential for conflict in the coming years. He spoke at Politics &…

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    Book Discussion on The Upstairs Wife

    Rafia Zakaria talked about her book The Upstairs Wife: An Intimate History of Pakistan, in which she presents a personal and political history of Pakistan. In her book, the author…

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    Book Discussion on Guantánamo Diary

    Nancy Hollander and Hina Shamsi talked about Mohamedou Slahi and his book, Guantánamo Diary. Ms. Hollander is an attorney for Mr. Slahi, a Mauritanian engineer who has been…

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    Book Discussion on The Fierce Urgency of Now

    Julian Zelizer talked about his book, The Fierce Urgency of Now: Lyndon Johnson, Congress, and the Battle for The Great Society, about the importance of Congress to President…

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    Book Discussion on The Global War on Morris

    Representative Steve Israel (D-NY) talked about his novel, The Global War on Morris, about a pharmaceutical salesman who gets caught up in a top-secret government surveillance program.…

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    Book Discussion on China 1945

    Richard Bernstein talked about his book China 1945: Mao’s Revolution and America’s Fateful Choice, in which he explores American and Chinese foreign relations in the 1940's as…

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    Book Discussion Havel

    Michael Zantovsky, former press secretary and adviser to Vaclav Havel, talked about his book, Havel: A Life, about the Czech dissident’s life and leadership of Czechoslovakia and the…

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    Book Discussion The Nazis Next Door

    Eric Lichtblau talked about his book, The Nazis Next Door: How America Became a Safe Haven for Hitler’s Men, about the influx of Nazis who entered the United States following World…

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    Book Discussion on William Wells Brown

    Ezra Greenspan talked about his book, William Wells Brown: An African American Life, about the life of William Wells Brown, a former slave who penned some of the earliest African American…

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    Book Discussion on @War

    Shane Harris talked about his book, @War: The Rise of the Military-Internet Complex, about the military’s use of cyberspace to wage war. He discussed the involvement of private…

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    Book Discussion on The Churchill Factor

    London Mayor Boris Johnson talked about his book, The Churchill Factor: How One Man Made History, in which he looks at the life of British Prime Minster Winston Churchill and his influence…

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    Book Discussion on Even This I Get to Experience

    Norman Lear talked about his memoir, Even This I Get to Experience, in which he discusses growing up during the Depression, the social commentary he presented in TV shows like “All in…

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    Book Discussion on Worthy Fights

    Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta talked about his book, Worthy Fights: A Memoir of Leadership in War and Peace, in which he discusses his career in public service, ranging from his…

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    Book Discussion on Against Football and The King of Sports

    Steve Almond, author of Against Football: One Fan’s Reluctant Manifesto, and Gregg Easterbrook, author of The King of Sports: Football’s Impact on America, talked about the…

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    Book Discussion on Slow Dancing with a Stranger

    Meryl Comer talked about her book, Slow Dancing with a Stranger: Lost and Found in the Age of Alzheimer’s, in which she reports on the effects of Alzheimer’s, the degenerative…

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    Book Discussion on Fallujah Redux

    Daniel Green and Marine Corps Brigadier General William Mullen, two Operation Iraqi Freedom veterans who participated in taking Fallujah back from insurgents in 2007, talked about their…

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    Book Discussion on A Grizzly in the Mail and Other Adventures in American History

    Tim Grove talked about his book, A Grizzly in the Mail and Other Adventures in American History, in which he recalls his tour of American history sites and the historical objects that he…

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