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  • Sonia Shah Discusses emPandemicem
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    Pandemic

    Sonia Shah talked about her book, Pandemic: Tracking Contagions, from Cholera to Ebola and Beyond, about the spread of infectious diseases around the world over the past 50 years and what…

    798 views
  • Nadia Lopez Discusses emThe Bridge to Brillianceem
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    The Bridge to Brilliance

    Nadia Lopez talked about her book The Bridge to Brilliance: How Once Principal in a Tough Community Is Inspiring the World, in which she recounts her journey from starting an inner city middle school…

    646 views
  • Walter Shapiro Discusses emHustling Hitlerem
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    Hustling Hitler

    Walter Shapiro talked about his book Hustling Hitler: The Jewish Vaudevillian Who Fooled the Führer, in which he remembers his great-uncle Freeman Bernstein, who was arrested on February 18, 1937, for…

    1,190 views
  • emThe Generalsem
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    The Generals

    Winston Groom talked about his book The Generals: Patton, MacArthur, Marshall, and the Winning of World War II, in which he profiles World War II generals George Patton, Douglas MacArthur,…

    971 views
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    Hugo!

    Bart Jones talked about his biography of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, Hugo!: The Hugo Chavez Story from Mud Hut to Perpetual Revolution, published by Steerforth. In his book Mr. Jones…

    505 views
  • emThe Persistence of Povertyem
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    The Persistence of Poverty

    Charles Karelis talked about his book The Persistence of Poverty: Why the Economics of the Well-Off Can’t Help the Poor, published by Yale University Press. He explained his theory of why…

    310 views