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    Book Discussion on Mary McGrory and Fair Labor Lawyer

    John Norris, author of Mary McGrory: The First Queen of Journalism, and Marlene Trestman, author of Fair Labor Lawyer: The Remarkable Life of New Deal Attorney and Supreme Court Advocate…

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    Book Discussion on Pay Any Price

    James Risen spoke about his book, Pay Any Price: Greed, Power, and Endless War. He spoke from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction Pavilion at the 2016 Gaithersburg Book Festival, held on the…

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    Book Discussion on Why the Right Went Wrong

    E.J. Dionne spoke about his book, Why the Right Went Wrong: Conservatism - From Goldwater to the Tea Party and Beyond. He spoke with David Mark, co-author of Dog Whistles, Walk Backs, and…

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    Book Discussion on Most Blessed of the Patriarchs

    Annette Gordon Reed and Peter Onuf spoke about their book, Most Blessed of the Patriarchs: Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination. They spoke from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction…

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    Book Discussion on We the People

    Juan Williams spoke about his book, We the People: The Modern-Day Figures Who Have Reshaped and Affirmed the Founding Fathers' Vision of America. He spoke from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction…

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    Panel Discussion on the Importance of Libraries

    Panelists talked about the importance of libraries. “The Importance of Libraries: Now and in the Future” was a panel discussion from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction Pavilion at the…

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    Book Discussion on Love Her, Lover Her Not

    Joanne Cronrath Bamberger spoke about her book, Love Her, Love Her Not: The Hillary Paradox. She spoke from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction Pavilion at the 2016 Gaithersburg Book Festival,…

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    Book Discussion on Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County

    Kristen Green spoke about her book, Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A Family, a Virginia Town, a Civil Rights Battle. She spoke from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction Pavilion…

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    2016 Gaithersburg Book Festival

    Book TV aired live coverage of the 2016 Gaithersburg Book Festival from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction Pavilion on the grounds of City Hall in Gaithersburg, Maryland.

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    Book Discussion on Bettyville and Bobby Wonderful

    George Hodgman, author of Bettyville: A Memoir, and Bob Morris, author of Bobby Wonderful: An Imperfect Son Buries His Parents, talked about their respective memoirs. “Burying the…

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    Panel Discussion on Ronald Reagan

    H.W. Brands, author of Reagan: The Life and Thomas Mallon, author of Finale: A Novel of the Reagan Years, talked about their books on Ronald Reagan. “Reagan: A Life in Fact and…

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    Panel Discussion on Violent Crime in 19th Century America

    Skip Hollandsworth, author of The Midnight Assassin: Panic, Scandal, and the Hunt for America’s First Serial Killer, and and Kali Nicole Gross, author of Hannah Mary Tabbs and the…

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    Panel Discussion on Women and the Politics of Marriage

    Rebecca Traister, author of All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation, and Kate Bolick, author of Spinster: Making a Life of One’s Own, talked about…

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    Panel Discussion on the U.S.-Mexico Border

    George Diaz, author of Border Contraband: A History of Smuggling Across the Rio Grande, and Kimball Taylor, author of The Coyote’s Bicycle: The Untold Story of Seven Thousand Bicycles…

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    Book Discussion on White Backlash

    Marisa Abrajano, co-author of White Backlash: Immigration, Race, and American Politics, talked about how immigration is affecting American politics. “Marisa Abrajano on White…

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    Open Phones with Baz Dreisinger

    Baz Dreisinger talked about her book, Incarceration Nations: A Journey to Justice in Prisons Around the World, and responded to viewer comments and questions. She was interviewed at the…

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    Panel Discussion on World History

    Panelists talked about world history. Panelists included Mary Beard, author of SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome; Mark Molesky, author of This Gulf of Fire: The Destruction of Lisbon, or…

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    Panel Discussion on Infrastructure

    Panelists talked about infrastructure. Panelists included Edward Humes, author of Door to Door: The Magnificent, Maddening, Mysterious World of Transportation; Jonathan Waldman, author…

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    Open Phones with Reza Aslan

    Reza Aslan talked about religion and politics and his book, Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth. He also responded to viewer comments and questions.  He was interviewed at…

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    Open Phones with Arianna Huffington

    Arianna Huffington talked about her book, The Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life, One Night at a Time, and responded to viewer comments and questions. She was interviewed at the 2016…

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