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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*

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The Harvard Book Store has 68 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 3,400 views per program. Most appearances with Nell Pepper (4), Marisa LaFleur (3), Bethy Atkins (3). Most common tags: Culture, U.S. History, Early American History (1600-1850).

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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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    One Long Night

    Andrea Pitzer talked about her book One Long Night: A Global History of Concentration Camps, in which she provides a history…

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    Requiem for the American Dream

    Noam Chomsky talked about his book Requiem for the American Dream: The 10 Principles of Concentration of Wealth and Power,…

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    The Book That Changed America

    Randall Fuller talked about his book The Book That Changed America: How Darwin’s Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation, in which he…

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