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    Winston Churchill and Post-World War II Poltics

    Alan Watson talked about his book, Churchill’s Legacy: Two Speeches to Save the World. His talk was part of a Westminster College commemoration the 70th anniversary of British Prime Minister Winston…

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    Open to Debate

    Heather Hendershot talked about her book Open to Debate: How William F. Buckley Put Liberal America on the Firing Line, in which she looks at William F. Buckley’s television program, “Firing…

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    First Lady Michelle Obama and Children of Military Families Making Crafts

    First lady Michelle Obama welcomed military families to the White House and assisted the children in making holiday crafts. Sunny, Bo, Executive Chef Cris Comerford, White House Executive…

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    Best. State. Ever.

    Dave Barry talked about his book Best. State. Ever.: A Florida Man Defends His Homeland, in which he reflects on the social and political landscape of his home state. He spoke at the 33rd…

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    TWA 800

    Jack Cashill talked about his book TWA 800: The Crash, the Cover-Up, and the Conspiracy, in which he takes a critical look at the official story surrounding the crash of TWA flight 800,…

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    Open Phones with Juliette Kayyem

    Juliette Kayyem talked about her book Security Mom: My Life Protecting the Home and Homeland, in which she shares her thoughts on personal and national security. She also responded viewer…

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    World War I Aviation

    Professor John Curatola gave a talk titled “1916: The Air War.” Professor Curatola described the technological and tactical race to dominate the skies during World War I, including…

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    Twilight Warriors

    James Kitfield talked about his book Twilight Warriors: The Soldiers, Spies, and Special Agents Who Are Revolutionizing the American Way of War, in which he describes how military…

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    Open Phones on the 115th Congress

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls about their expectations for the 115th Congress that would being January 2017.

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    "Keep the Damned Women Out"

    Nancy Malkiel talked about her book "Keep the Damned Women Out": The Struggle for Coeducation, in which she recalls the decision of many colleges and universities to go coeducational at the…

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    World War I Battle of Verdun

    Paul Jankowski talked about some of the myths surrounding the 1916 Battle of Verdun, one of the longest and bloodiest battles of World War I. This presentation was part of a two-day…

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    Hero of the Empire

    Candice Millard talked about her book Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill, in which she recalls the actions of future British Prime…

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    Congress and Trump Administration

    Senators Chris Coons (D-DE), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), and James Lankford (R-OK) talked about the incoming Trump administration and the role Congress would play. The panel was moderated by Dana Bash.…

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    Interview with Amy Ellis Nutt

    Amy Ellis Nutt talked about her book, Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family. She was interviewed while at the 16th annual National Book Festival at the Book TV set at…

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    101st Airborne in World War II

    Colonel Edward Shames (Retired), one of the original members of the U.S. Army’s 101st Airborne Division, recalled his World War II experiences. Colonel Shames told the story of the “Screamin' Eagles”…

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    Boat Tour of Tempe, Arizona

    Kris Baxter gave a boat tour of Tempe, Arizona, on the city’s man-made Town Lake. Ms. Baxter talked about the history of the city, water issues, the economy, the economic impact of the lake, and the presence…

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    Accidental Genius

    Richard Gaughan talked about his book, Accidental Genius: The World’s Greatest By-Chance Discoveries, about some of the world’s greatest discoveries and how they happened by accident. C-SPAN’s Local…

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    Artist Depictions of George Washington

    William diGiacomantonio talked about how artists have depicted George Washington, including famous portraits by John Trumbull, Gilbert Stuart, and Horatio Greenough.

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    The End of White Christian America

    Robert Jones talked about his book The End of White Christian America, in which he examines the decline in influence of white Christian America in shaping policies and ideals. He argued…

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    Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space

    Professor Janna Levin talked about her book Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space, in which she recounts the project to record the gravitational waves created from colliding…

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