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    Book Discussion on Train

    Tom Zoellner talked about his book, Train: Riding the Rails That Created the Modern World-from the Trans-Siberian to the Southwest Chief. br/ He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the…

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    Book Discussion on The Wrong Carlos and Getting Life

    James Liebman, author of The Wrong Carlos: Anatomy of a Wrongful Execution, and Michael Morton, author of Getting Life: An Innocent Man’s 25-Year Journey from Prison to Peace, talked…

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    Book Discussion on The Narcissist Next Door and Dataclysm

    Jeffrey Kluger, author of The Narcissist Next Door: Understanding the Monster in Your Family, in Your Office, in Your Bed-in Your World, and Christian Rudder, author of Dataclysm: Who We…

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    Book Discussion on Mountain to Mountain

    Shannon Galpin talked about her book, Mountain to Mountain: A Journey of Adventure and Activism for the Women of Afghanistan. br/ She spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 2014 Texas…

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    Book Discussion on Bulletproof Vest and Tomlinson Hill

    Maria Venegas, author of Bulletproof Vest: The Ballad of an Outlaw and His Daughter, and Chris Tomlinson, author of Tomlinson Hill: The Remarkable Story of Two Families who Share the…

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    Book Discussion on A Most Imperfect Union

    Ilan Stavans talked about his book A Most Imperfect Union: A Contrarian History of the United States. br/ He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 2014 Texas Book Festival. The…

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    2014 Texas Book Festival, Sunday

    The 2014 Texas Book Festival was held in Austin, Texas. C-SPAN’s BookTV aired live coverage of Sunday’s events.  br/ 12:00 Ilan Stavans, A Most Imperfect Union: A Contrarian…

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    2014 Texas Book Festival, Saturday

    The 2014 Texas Book Festival was held in Austin, Texas. C-SPAN’s Book TV aired live coverage of Saturday’s events.  br/ 11:00 John Dean, The Nixon Defense br/ 12:00…

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    Book Discussion on Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights

    Katha Pollitt talked about her book, Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights. br/ She spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 2014 Texas Book Festival. The festival was held from October…

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    Book Discussion on Political Order and Political Decay

    Francis Fukuyama talked about his book, Political Order and Political Decay: From the Industrial Revolution to the Globalization of Democracy. br/ He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at…

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    Book Discussion on Law of the Jungle

    Paul M. Barrett talked about his book, Law of the Jungle: The $19 Billion Legal Battle Over Oil in the Rain Forest and the Lawyer Who’d Stop at Nothing to Win. br/ He spoke in the…

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    Book Discussion on When Things Went Right and Landslide

    Chase Untermeyer, author of When Things Went Right: The Dawn of the Reagan-Bush Administration, and Jonathan Darman, author of Landslide: LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the Dawn of a New America,…

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    Book Discussion on Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here

    Karima Bennoune talked about her book, Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here: Untold Stories from the Fight Against Muslim Fundamentalism. br/ She spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 2014…

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    Book Discussion on Fire Shut Up in My Bones

    Charles Blow talked about his memoir, Fire Shut Up in My Bones. br/ He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 2014 Texas Book Festival. The festival was held from October 25-26 at the…

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    Book Discussion on The Nixon Defense and The Nixon Tapes

    John Dean, author of The Nixon Defense: What He Knew and When He Knew It, and Douglas Brinkley and Luke Nichter, co-authors of The Nixon Tapes: 1971-1972, talked about their books. br/ They…

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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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