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Harvard Book Store

Harvard Book Store was established in 1932 by Mark Kramer, father of longtime owner Frank Kramer, and originally sold used textbooks to students. Though often confused with the Harvard Coop, the store has no affiliation with Harvard University or the Coop bookstore, Harvard's Barnes & Noble-managed textbook distributor. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
The Harvard Book Store has 71 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 2002, [Food Politics]. The year with the most videos was 2016 with 10 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 3,461 views per program. Most appearances with Nell Pepper (4), Bethy Atkins (4), Marisa LaFleur (3). Most common tags: Culture, U.S. History, Early American History (1600-1850).

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    Reader, Come Home

    Maryanne Wolf explored how our brains process reading print versus digital mediums.

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    The Bone and Sinew of the Land

    Anna-Lisa Cox recalled America’s black pioneers and the frontier they settled in the Northwest Territory prior to the Civil…

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    The Common Good

    Former Clinton administration Labor Secretary Robert Reich talked about the economic and social cycles societies experience…

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    How Democracies Die

    Harvard professors Steve Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt examined the causes that lead to breakdowns in democracies around the…

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