Book Discussion on Babylon by Bus

Ray LeMoine and Jeff Neumann talked about their book, Babylon by Bus: Or, the True Story of Two Friends Who Gave Up Their Valuable… read more

Ray LeMoine and Jeff Neumann talked about their book, Babylon by Bus: Or, the True Story of Two Friends Who Gave Up Their Valuable Franchise Selling Yankees Suck T-Shirts at Fenway to Find Meaning and Adventure in Iraq, published by Penguin Press. The co-authors explained that after a summer of selling “Yankees Suck” T-shirts outside Fenway Park, they decided to travel to Israel and eventually wound up in the middle of the Green Zone in Baghdad. They traveled to Baghdad in early 2004 as Coalition Provisional Authority volunteers, and the book is their account of the first year after the American invasion of Iraq in 2003. After their presentation they responded to audience members' questions. close

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Book Discussion on Babylon by Bus

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 4, 2006
Last Aired:
Sep 17, 2006

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  • Sep 04, 2006 | 4:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 05, 2006 | 7:24am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 17, 2006 | 6:12am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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