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    Book Discussion on The Death of Sigmund Freud

    Mark Edmundson talked about his book The Death of Sigmund Freud: The Legacy of His Last Days, published by Bloomsbury USA. He chronicles the final years of the life of Sigmund Freud…

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    Book Discussion on Why Teach?

    Mark Edmundson talked about his book, Why Teach?: In Defense of a Real Education, in which he argues that college should be more than just a place to get high-priced career training and…

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    Book Discussion on Caesar: Life of a Colossus

    Adrian Goldsworthy talked about his biography, Caesar: Life of a Colossus, published by Yale University Press. He described the life of ancient Rome’s ruler from birth to…

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    Book Discussion on The Lost

    Daniel Mendelsohn talked about his book, The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million, published by HarperCollins, a book about six of his relatives killed in the Holocaust. He was…

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    Book Discussion on Jamestown, The Buried Truth

    William Kelso talked about his book, Jamestown, the Buried Truth, published by University of Virginia Press. He was interviewed while at the 2007 Virginia Festival of the Book.

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    Book Discussion on The Declaration of Independence: A Global History

    David Armitage talked about his book, The Declaration of Independence: A Global History, published by Harvard University Press. The book explains that the Declaration of Independence…

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    Book Discussion on Strange Piece of Paradise

    Terri Jents talked about her book Strange Piece of Paradise, published by Picador. The book tells the story of a brutal attack she suffered as a college student on vacation in Oregon…

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    Book Discussion on Inferno

    Charles Bowden talked about his book Inferno, published by the University of Texas Press, which is a photo essay of the Sonoran Desert National Monument in Arizona. He was interviewed…

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    Book Discussion on The Myth of Judicial Activism

    Kermit Roosevelt talked about his book The Myth of Judicial Activism: Making Sense of Supreme Court Decisions, published by Yale University Press. He was interviewed while at the 2007…

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    Book Discussion on The Book Thief

    Travis McDade talked about his book The Book Thief: The True Crimes of Daniel Spiegelman, published by Praeger Publishers. Travis McDade is a lawyer and librarian with experience…

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    Book Discussion on Final Exam

    Dr. Pauline Chen talked about her book, Final Exam: A Surgeon’s Reflections on Mortality, published by Knopf. In the book she explored the relationship between medical…

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    Book Discussion on What Would Jefferson Say?

    Mr. Sheldon discussed his book What Would Jefferson Say?: What Our Third President Would Think of the World Today - From the Budget Deficit and Race Relations to Freedom of Speech,…

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    Book Discussion on Malcolm X: A Graphic Biography

    Andrew Helfer talked about the book he edited, Malcolm X: A Graphic Biography, published by Hill and Wang. He was interviewed while at the 2007 Virginia Festival of the Book.

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    Talking About the Civil War

    Mr. Robertson talked about his book, Stonewall Jackson: The Man, The Soldier, the Legend published by Macmillan General Reference. The book is a biography in which the author…

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    Book Discussion on Empires in the Forest

    Avery Chenoweth talked about the book he co-wrote, Empires in the Forest: Jamestown and the Beginning of America, published by Rivanna Foundation. 

    He was interviewed while at the…

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    Book Discussion on James Madison and the Struggle for the Bill of Rights

    Richard Labunski talked about his book James Madison and the Struggle for the Bill of Rights, part of the “Pivotal Moments in American History” series published by Oxford…

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    Book Discussion on Forbidden Fruit

    Betty DeRamus talked about her book Forbidden Fruit: Love Stories from the Underground Railroad, published by Atria. She is a Detroit News columnist and former Detroit Free Press

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    Book Discussion on Hanging Captain Gordon

    Ron Soodalter talked about his book Hanging Captain Gordon: The Life and Trial of an American Slave Trader, published by Washington Square Press. The book tells the story of the 1862…

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    Book Discussion on Bloodsworth

    Kirk Bloodsworth talked about his experiences as chronicled in Tim Junkin’s book, Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA, published by Shannon…

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