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  • emWorld War I and Americaem
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    World War I and America

    A. Scott Berg talked about his book, World War I and America: Told by the Americans Who Lived It. He spoke at the 17th annual National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

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  • Panel Discussion on Biographies of World Leaders
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    Panel Discussion on Biographies of World Leaders

    A. Scott Berg, Wilson; Kirstin Downey, Isabella: The Warrior Queen; and Stephen Kotkin, Stalin: Volume I - Paradoxes of Power, 1878-1928, talked about their biographies of world leaders. The panel was…

    788 views
  • Book TV A Scott Berg Wilson
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    Wilson

    A. Scott Berg talked about his book, Wilson, in which he chronicles the life and work of the 28th President of the United States. He spoke at the 2014 Savannah Book Festival which took place from…

    428 views
  • emWilsonem
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    Wilson

    A. Scott Berg talked about his book, Wilson, in which he chronicles the life and work of the 28th President of the United States. He spoke at the 2013 National Book Festival, held on September…

    393 views
  • Panel Discussion on American Leaders
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    Panel Discussion on American Leaders

    Doris Kearns Goodwin, author of The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism, and A. Scott Berg, author of Wilson, talked about their books at the…

    386 views
  • 2013 Miami Book Fair International Saturday
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    2013 Miami Book Fair International, Saturday

    Book TV was live at the Miami Book Fair International, held on the campus of Miami Dade College on November 23-24, 2013.

    423 views
  • 2013 Texas Book Festival Saturday
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    2013 Texas Book Festival, Saturday

    The 2013 Texas Book Festival was held in Austin, Texas. C-SPAN’s BookTV aired live coverage of Saturday’s events. 11:00 George Packer, The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America &…

    427 views
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    Wilson

    A. Scott Berg talked about his book, Wilson, in which he chronicles the life and work of the 28th President of the United States. He spoke with professor and author H.W. Brands at the 2013 Texas…

    313 views
  • Open Phones with A Scott Berg
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    Open Phones with A. Scott Berg

    A. Scott Berg talked about his book, Wilson, and responded to viewer telephone calls and electronic communications. He was interviewed at the 2013 National Book Festival, held on September 21-22,…

    125 views
  • Q  A with A Scott Berg
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    Q & A with A. Scott Berg

    A. Scott Berg spoke about his latest work, the newly released biography of President Woodrow Wilson titled, Wilson.

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  • Panel on American Biographies
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    Panel on American Biographies

    A panel discussion was held with some biographers of public figures. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Biographer A. Scott Berg moderated. “Biography: The American…

    282 views
  • The Corridors of Power Panel
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    The Corridors of Power Panel

    A panel discussion was held with some biographers of public figures. Topics included the methodology of biography, why to write another book on a subject, the sources they used, what kind of power their…

    149 views
  • Infamous Lives Panel
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    Infamous Lives Panel

    The panelists talked about the creation of "infamy". They spoke on the public perception of those that are categorized as infamous and the options of those that are branded as such for…

    220 views
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    Lindbergh

    A. Scott Berg discussed his book Lindbergh, published by Berkley Trade. In this biography of Charles Lindbergh, Mr. Berg looked at Lindbergh’s historic flight, the kidnapping and death of his son,…

    487 views
  • 20th Century Lives Panel
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    20th Century Lives Panel

    A panel discussion on “Biography: 20th Century Lives” was moderated by Mr. A. Scott Berg. The panelists talked about their books and responded to questions from the audience. Anthony Arthur…

    147 views
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    Lindbergh

    A. Scott Berg discussed his biography, Lindbergh, published by Penguin. The book chronicles the life and times of aviator Charles Lindbergh, the first man to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Mr. Berg…

    1,638 views
  • Modern Visionaries
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    Modern Visionaries

    Three biographers discuss their subjects as representative examples of modern visionaries. The panelists are Stanley Wolpert, author of Ghandi’s Passion: The Life and Legacy of Mahatma…

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  • Writing Biographies
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    Writing Biographies

    Biographer A. Scott Berg is the author of Max Perkins: Editor of Genius, Lindbergh, and Goldwyn: A Biography. He talked about the writing of biographies and about his next work.…

    112 views
  • 1998 emLos Angeles Timesem Book Prizes
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    1998 Los Angeles Times Book Prizes

    Los Angeles Times Book Prizes were awarded to numerous authors for outstanding literary works.

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  • Biographical Writing
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    Biographical Writing

    Panelists discussed some of the challenges and problems facing authors of biographies. They talked about how autobiographical accounts must be analyzed to separate self-promotion, and the…

    62 views
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