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    Panel Discussion on Border Politics

    Ricardo Ainslie, author of The Fight to Save Juárez: Life in the Heart of Mexico’s Drug War and Alfredo Corchado, author of Midnight in Mexico; A Reporter’s Journey through a…

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    Book Discussion on The Great Texas Wind Rush

    Kate Galbraith and Asher Price talked about their book, The Great Texas Wind Rush: How George Bush, Ann Richards and a Bunch of Tinkerers Helped the Oil and Gas State Win the Race to Wind…

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    Book Discussion on Countdown

    Alan Weisman talked about his book, Countdown: Our Last, Best Hope for a Future on Earth? and the impact of human populations on the environment and infrastructure. He spoke with…

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    Book Discussion on All the Great Prizes and The Man Who Saved the Union

    John Taliaferro, author of All the Great Prizes: The Life of John Hay, From Lincoln to Roosevelt and H.W. Brands, author of The Man Who Saved the Union: Ulysses S Grant in War and Peace,…

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    Panel Discussion on the 2012 Presidential Election

    Richard Wolffe, author of The Message: The Reselling of President Obama and Dan Balz, author of Collision 2012: Obama v. Romney and the Future of Elections in America, talked about…

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    2013 Texas Book Festival, Sunday

    The 2013 Texas Book Festival was held in Austin, Texas. C-SPAN’s BookTV aired coverage of Sunday’s events. 12:00 Mark Binelli, Detroit City is the Place to Be & Jeffrey…

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    Panel Discussion on Urban Evolution

    Mark Binelli, author of Detroit City Is the Place to Be: The Afterlife of an American Metropolis, and Jeffrey Kerr, author of Seat of Empire: The Embattled Birth of Austin, Texas, talked…

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    Book Discussion on Wilson

    A. Scott Berg talked about his book, Wilson, in which he chronicles the life and work of the 28th President of the United States. He spoke with professor and author H.W. Brands at the…

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    Book Discussion on Lawrence in Arabia

    Scott Anderson talked about his book, Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East. He spoke with author and radio host Khotan Harmon at the 2013…

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    Panel Discussion on 50th Anniversary of the Kennedy Assassination

    Panelists talked about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Panelists included Howard Willens, author of History Will Prove Us Right: Inside the Warren Commission…

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    Book Discussion on Dallas 1963

    Authors Steve Davis and Bill Minutaglio talked about their book, Dallas 1963, which gives the background to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, including why the president was…

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    Book Discussion on This Town

    Mark Leibovich talked about his book, This Town: Two Parties and a Funeral-Plus, Plenty of Valet Parking!-in America’s Gilded Capital. He spoke with author and New York Times…

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    Panel Discussion on the State of the Union

    George Packer, author of the book, The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America, and Erica Grieder, author of Big, Hot, Cheap, and Right: What America Can Learn from the Strange…

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    2013 Texas Book Festival, Saturday

    The 2013 Texas Book Festival was held in Austin, Texas. C-SPAN’s BookTV aired live coverage of Saturday’s events. 11:00 George Packer, The Unwinding: An Inner History of…

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    Book Discussion on Do Not Ask What Good We Do

    Author Robert Draper talked about his book, Do Not Ask What Good We Do: Inside the U.S. House of Representatives, in which he discusses how the 112th Congress could drop to a 9 percent…

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    Book Discussion on The Dictator's Learning Curve

    Author William J. Dobson talked about his book, The Dictator’s Learning Curve: Inside the Global Battle for Democracy, in which he talks about the battle between modern dictators and…

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    Syria: The Fall of the House of Assad

    Trinity University professor David Lesch talked about his book, Syria: The Fall of the House of Assad, in which he examined Syria’s history and Bashar al-Assad’s regime. He…

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    Book Discussion on 500 Days

    Author Kurt Eichenwald discussed his book, 500 Days: Secrets and Lies in the Terror Wars, in which he talks about the events that led to and perpetuated the War on Terror. He responded…

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    Drugs and Border Panel

    Hipolito Acosta, author of The Shadow Catcher: A U.S. Agent Infiltrates Mexico’s Deadly Crime Cartels and C. A. Heifner, author of Mule: My Dangerous Life as a Drug Smuggler Turned…

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    Book Discussion on The Man Who Saved the Union

    Author H.W. Brands talked about his book, The Man Who Saved the Union: Ulysses Grant in War and Peace, in which he argued that Grant was an idealistic and compassionate president whose…

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