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    Book Discussion on Dispatches from the Eastern Front

    Professor Gerald F. Warburg talked about his memoir, Dispatches from the Eastern Front : A Political Education from the Nixon Years to the Age of Obama, in which he recounts his more than…

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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 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 Epic Journeys of Freedom

    Cassandra Pybus talked about her book Epic Journeys of Freedom: Runaway Slaves of the American Revolution and Their Global Quest for Liberty, published by Beacon Press. The book was…

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    Book Discussion on The Trials of Lenny Bruce

    Ronald Collins, co-author of The Trials of Lenny Bruce, talked about the free speech trials of comedian Lenny Bruce, including the successful effort to earn Bruce the first posthumous…

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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 Americans in Waiting

    The author talked about his book, Americans in Waiting: The Lost Story of Immigration and Citizenship in the United States, published by Oxford University Press. He was interviewed…

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    Book Discussion on Triumph Forsaken

    Mark Moyar was interviewed about his book Triumph Forsaken: The Vietnam War, 1954-1965, published by Cambridge University Press.

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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 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 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 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 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 Lonely Soldier

    Adam Harmon talked about his book Lonely Soldier: The Memoir of an American in the Israeli Army, published by Presidio Press. The book is about Mr. Harmon’s own experience…

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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 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 Among the Righteous

    Robert Satloff talked about his book Among the Righteous: Lost Stories from the Holocaust’s Long Reach into Arab Lands, published by PublicAffairs. Mr. Satloff wrote the…

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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 The Weight of Their Votes

    The author talked about her book, The Weight of Their Votes: Southern Women and Political Leverage in the 1920s, published by the University of North Carolina Press. The book explains…

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    Book Discussion on The 9/11 Report: A Graphic Adaptation

    Sid Jacobson talked about his book The 9/11 Report: A Graphic Adaptation, published by Hill and Wang. He was interviewed while at the 2007 Virginia Festival of the Book.

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