2018 Gaithersburg Book Festival Book TV is live from the 2018 Gaithersburg Book Festival in Maryland. Authors featured include are Barbara Lipska, "The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind," Phillip Padgett, "Advocating Overlord," and Ann Marie Ackermann, "Death of an Assassin."

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    10:00 AM EDT

    Advocating Overlord

    From the 2018 Gaithersburg Book Festival in Maryland, Philip Padgett reported on Operation Overlord, the amphibious military operation that took place on D-Day, June 6, 1944.

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    10:37 AM EDT

    Dinner in Camelot

    From the 2018 Gaithersburg Book Festival, Joseph Esposito detailed the White House dinner on April 1962 with 49 Nobel Prize winners, including Robert Oppenheimer, James Baldwin, Mary Welsh Hemingway, John Glenn and others.

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    11:14 AM EDT

    Five for Freedom and A Civil Life in an Uncivil Time

    From the 2018 Gaithersburg Book Festival in Maryland, Eugene Meyer and Paula Tarnapol Whitacre discussed lesser known stories of the Civil War.

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    12:14 PM EDT

    The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind

    From the 2018 Gaithersburg Book Festival in Maryland, neuroscientist Barbara Lipska shared her experiences with brain cancer that caused her psychological changes.

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    1:14 PM EDT

    The Addiction Solution

    Lloyd Sederer discussed addiction and the opioid crisis from the 2018 Gaithersburg Book Festival in Maryland.

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    2:15 PM EDT

    From the Left and Overkill

    Author and journalist Bill Press and New York Times bestselling novelist Ted Bell discussed the challenges of incorporating current news and politics in fiction and nonfiction books while maintaining bipartisan appeal.

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    3:15 PM EDT

    Death of an Assassin

    Ann Marie Ackerman discussed Death of an Assassin: The True Story of the German Murderer Who Died Defending Robert E. Lee from the 2018 Gaithersburg Book Festival.

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    4:15 PM EDT

    The Last Wild Men of Borneo

    From the 2018 Gaithersburg Book Festival, Carl Hoffman provided details of the exploration of Borneo in 1984.