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    Book Discussion on Ally

    Michael Oren talked about his book, Ally: My Journey Across the American-Israeli Divide, about his years as Israel’s ambassador to the U.S. and his views on the Arab Spring and the…

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    Book Discussion on Jacksonland

    Steve Inskeep talked about his book Jacksonland: President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a Great American Land Grab, a dual biography of Andrew Jackson and Cherokee leader…

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    Book Discussion on American Warlord

    Johnny Dwyer talked about his book, American Warlord: A True Story, about the life of Chucky Taylor, the American son of Liberian warlord Charles Taylor. When Charles Taylor took…

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    Book Discussion on The War That Forged a Nation and Lincoln's Last Speech

    James McPherson, author of The War That Forged a Nation: Why the Civil War Still Matters, and Louis Masur, author of Lincoln’s Last Speech: Wartime Reconstruction and the Crisis of…

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    Book Discussion on 1920

    Eric Burns talked about his book, 1920: The Year That Made the Decade Roar, about the importance of the year 1920 in American history.

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    Book Discussion on Capital Dames

    Cokie Roberts talked about her book Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868, in which she recounts Washington, D.C., during the Civil War through the lives of…

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    Book Discussion on The Story

    Judith Miller talked about her book, The Story: A Reporter’s Journey, about her career at the New York Times, her reporting on weapons of mass destruction leading up to the Iraq War,…

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    Book Discussion on The Negotiator

    Former Senator George Mitchell (D-ME) talked about his memoir, The Negotiator, about his life, political career, and post-Senate service as a diplomat, investigator, and chairman of the…

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    Book Discussion on Hissing Cousins

    Marc Peyser and Timothy Dwyer talked about their book Hissing Cousins: The Untold Story of Eleanor Roosevelt and Alice Roosevelt Longworth, in which they discuss the tumultuous relationship…

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    Book Discussion on The Future of the Catholic Church with Pope Francis

    Garry Wills talked about his book The Future of the Catholic Church with Pope Francis, in which he questions whether Pope Francis is capable of producing significant change within the…

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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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