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    Open Phones with David McCullough

    David McCullough talked about his book, The Wright Brothers, and responded to viewer calls. He was interviewed at the 15th annual National Book Festival, held at the Walter E.…

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    Book Discussion on The Train to Crystal City

    Jan Jarboe Russell talked about her book, The Train to Crystal City: FDR’s Secret Prisoner Exchange Program and America’s Only Family Internment Camp During World War II, about…

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    Book Discussion on The Quartet

    Joseph Ellis talked about his book, The Quartet: Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789, about why America’s newly independent states opted into a centralized…

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    Interview with Jeanne Theoharis

    Jeanne Theoharis talked about her book The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks, in which she recounts the life of civil rights activist Rosa Parks.  She was interviewed at the 15th…

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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, in which she looks at Washington, D.C., during the Civil War through the lives of women who…

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    2015 National Book Festival

    Book TV presented live coverage of the 15th annual National Book Festival, held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

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    Book Discussion on Kissinger's Shadow

    Greg Grandin talked about his book Kissinger’s Shadow: The Long Reach of America’s Most Controversial Statesman, in which he argues that to understand America’s current…

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    Book Discussion on American Mojo

    Peter Kiernan talked about his book American Mojo: Lost and Found: Restoring our Middle Class Before the World Blows By, in which he talks about the history of the American middle class,…

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    Book Discussion on The Guardians

    Professor Susan Pedersen talked about her book The Guardians, in which she recalls the internal debates at the Paris Peace Conference following World War I and the creation of the League of…

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    Book Discussion on The Real Watergate Scandal

    Geoff Shepard talked about his book The Real Watergate Scandal: Collusion, Conspiracy, and the Plot That Brought Nixon Down, in which he presents research he contends shows misconduct by…

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    Robert Service Conversation with George Shultz

    Historian Robert Service spoke with former Secretary of State George Shultz about the final years of the Cold War. Mr. Shultz served in the Reagan administration from 1982-1989.…

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    Book Discussion on Shots on the Bridge

    Ronnie Greene talked about his book Shots on the Bridge: Police Violence and Cover-Up in the Wake of Katrina, in which he examines the case of six unarmed citizens shot by police during the…

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    Book Discussion on Flawed Convictions

    Professor Deborah Tuerkheimer talks about her book Flawed Convictions, in which she takes a critical look at Shaken Baby Syndrome prosecutions. This interview, filmed on the campus of…

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    Book Discussion on The Storm of the Century

    Al Roker talked about his book, The Storm of the Century: Tragedy, Heroism, Survival, and the Epic True Story of America’s Deadliest Natural Disaster, about the great Gulf hurricane…

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    Book Discussion on Blind Conceit

    Star Parker talked about her book, Blind Conceit: Politics and Racial Polarization. Ms. Parker was interviewed at FreedomFest, an annual libertarian conference held in Las Vegas.

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    Book Discussion on A Better Choice

    John Goodman was interviewed at FreedomFest in Las Vegas and talked about his book, A Better Choice: Healthcare Solutions for America. FreedomFest is the largest libertarian conference in…

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    Book Discussion on The End of the Cold War

    Robert Service talked about his book The End of the Cold War: 1985-1991, in which he looks at the final years of the Cold War from both the U.S. and Soviet perspectives.

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    After Words with Dan-el Padilla Peralta

    Dan-el Padilla Peralta talked about his book Undocumented: A Dominican Boy’s Odyssey from a Homeless Shelter to the Ivy League, in which he traces his journey in the U.S. as an…

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    Book Discussion on The Moral Arc

    Michael Shermer talked about his book The Moral Arc: How Science and Reason Lead Humanity toward Truth, Justice, and Freedom, in which he discusses how science has influenced the way we…

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    Book Discussion on Katrina

    Gary Rivlin talked about his book Katrina: After the Flood, in which he discusses the efforts to rebuild New Orleans in the 10 years after Hurricane Katrina.

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