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    Book Discussion on The Undivided Past

    Sir David Cannadine talked about his book The Undivided Past: Humanity Beyond Our Differences, in which he argues that history is made up of far more than just conflict and should be…

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    After Words with Peter Wallison

    Peter Wallison talked about his book Hidden in Plain Sight: What Really Caused the World’s Worst Financial Crisis and Why It Could Happen Again , in which he argues that government…

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    Book Discussion on The Birth of Politics

    Professor Melissa Lane talked about her book, The Birth of Politics: Eight Greek and Roman Political Ideas and Why They Matter, in which she looks at the contributions of the Greeks and…

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    Book Discussion on The Hero's Fight

    Patricia Fernandez-Kelly talked about her book The Hero’s Fight: African Americans in West Baltimore and the Shadow of the State, in which she looks at the way the urban poor in…

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    After Words with Eric Foner

    Eric Foner talked about his book Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad, in which he examines the efforts of free blacks and white abolitionists to secure…

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    Book Discussion on Conscience and Its Enemies

    Princeton University professor Robert George talked about his book Conscience and Its Enemies: Confronting the Dogmas of Liberal Secularism, a collection of his essays on topics such as…

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    After Words with William Bennett

    William Bennett talked about his book Going to Pot: Why the Rush to Legalize Marijuana is Harming America, in which he argues against the legalization of marijuana. He spoke with Jonah…

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    Book Discussion on Pain

    Professor Keith Wailoo talked about his book, Pain: A Political History, about the politicization of treating pain in the U.S. since the 1950s. This interview is part of Book TV’s…

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    Book Discussion on Of Empires and Citizens

    Amaney Jamal, professor of politics at Princeton University, talked about her book, Of Empires and Citizens. In her book, Professor Jamal discusses why the spread of democracy has been slow…

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    After Words with David Morris

    David Morris talked about his book, The Evil Hours: A Biography of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, about the history of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and the 27 million Americans,…

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    Book Fairs and Festivals

    A list of upcoming book fairs and festivals as of March 7, 2015, was shown.

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    New Books Being Published

    New books being released the week of March 10, 2015, were shown.

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    In Depth with Lani Guinier

    Lani Guinier spoke about her life and career. Ms. Guinier is a professor at Harvard Law School and a former special assistant at the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department…

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    After Words with Allan Ryskind

    Allan Ryskind, son of Marx Brothers screenwriter Morris Ryskind, talked about his book, Hollywood Traitors: Blacklisted Screenwriters - Agents of Stalin, Allies of Hitler, about the…

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    National Public Radio Best-Sellers List

    National Public Radio’s list of best-selling books as of February 28, 2015, was shown.

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    Representative Tom Cole's Book List

    The list of books recommended by Representative Tom Cole (R-OK) about Dwight D. Eisenhower was shown.

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    Air Force Chief of Staff's 2015 Reading List

    The 2015 list of books recommended by the chief of staff of the U.S. Air Force for reading by service members was shown.

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    New Books Being Published

    A list of new books being released the week of February 24, 2015 was shown.

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    After Words with Wes Moore

    Wes Moore talked about his book, The Work: My Search for a Life That Matters, about his formative years in the Bronx and Baltimore, as well as his path from a combat officer in Afghanistan…

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    Washington Post Nonfiction Best-Sellers List

    The Washington Post list of best-selling nonfiction books as of February 21, 2015.

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