Fall Books Preview
Barbara Meade was interviewed about newly published books. Ms. Meade read advanced review copies of a number of books during the… read more
Barbara Meade was interviewed about newly published books. Ms. Meade read advanced review copies of a number of books during the summer and selected five favorites to recommend from the fall releases.
Ms. Meade selected Haynes Johnson’s The Age of Anxiety: McCarthyism to Terrorism, published by Harcourt; Simon Winchester’s A Crack in the Edge of the World: America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906, published by HarperCollins; Martin Meredith’s The Fate of Africa: From the Hopes of Freedom to the Heart of Despair, published by PublicAffairs; James T. Patterson’s Restless Giant: The United States from Watergate to Bush vs. Gore, Volume 11 of the Oxford History of the United States, published by Oxford University Press; and Anthony Shadid’s Night Draws Near: Iraq’s People in the Shadow of America’s War, published by Henry Holt and Co. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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