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  • emHeretics and Heroesem
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    Heretics and Heroes

    Thomas Cahill talked about his book, Heretics and Heroes: How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World, in which he discusses the developments in Western thought…

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  • 2013 Miami Book Fair International Sunday
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    2013 Miami Book Fair International, Sunday

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

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  • emDesire of the Everlasting Hills Before and After Jesusem
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    Desire of the Everlasting Hills: Before and After Jesus

    Thomas Cahill discussed his book Desire of the Everlasting Hills: The World Before and After Jesus, published by Random House. Mr. Cahill talked about the life of Jesus from the point of view of the people…

    530 views
  • Capital Punishment in America
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    Capital Punishment in America

    Authors talked about capital punishment. They also responded to questions from members of the audience. Professor Patterson moderated. Thomas Cahill is the author of A Saint on Death Row: How a…

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  • emA Saint on Death Rowem
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    A Saint on Death Row

    Thomas Cahill talked about A Saint on Death Row: The Story of Dominique Green (Nan A. Talese; March 10, 2009). In the book he looks at the criminal justice system, the prison system and capital…

    720 views
  • emMysteries of the Middle Agesem
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    Mysteries of the Middle Ages

    Thomas Cahill talked about his book Mysteries of the Middle Ages: The Rise of Feminism, Science, and Art from the Cults of Catholic Europe, published by Nan A. Talese. In the book, the…

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    Mysteries of the Middle Ages

    Thomas Cahill talked about his book Mysteries of the Middle Ages: The Rise of Feminism, Science, and Art from the Cults of Catholic Europe, published by Nan A. Talese. The book is part of Mr.…

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  • emSailing the WineDark Seaem
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    Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea

    Mr. Cahill talked about his book, Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea: Why the Greeks Matter, published by Doubleday. The book is the fourth in his series, “The Hinges of History.” He described the…

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  • Biographies
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    Biographies

    Authors Cahill and Frady discussed their contributions to the Penguin Lives series of short biographies published by Viking. Mr. Cahill’s subject is Pope John XXIII who became a major…

    135 views
  • emDesire of the Everlasting Hillsem
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    Desire of the Everlasting Hills

    Mr. Cahill talked about his book, Desire of the Everlasting Hills: The World Before and After Jesus, published by Doubleday. He examined the life of Jesus of Nazareth through the works of…

    156 views
  • Celebration of Books Awards Luncheon
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    Celebration of Books Awards Luncheon

    Mr. Cahill was the keynote speaker during the Celebration of Books awards. He is the author of The Gifts of the Jews and other books. He spoke about history as the stories of people. Awards for…

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  • emThe Gifts of the Jewsem
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    The Gifts of the Jews

    Speaking at the sixth annual Jewish Book Festival, Mr. Cahill talked about his book, The Gifts of the Jews, published by Doubleday. The book is a popular account of ancient Jewish culture…

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    The Gifts of the Jews

    Mr. Cahill talked about his book The Gifts of the Jews. The book is the second in a series of histories--his first book was How the Irish Saved Civilization. Following his prepared remarks,…

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