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    Mark Twain: A Life

    Ron Powers talked about his book Mark Twain: A Life, published by Free Press. In his book the Pulitzer Prize and Emmy Award-winning author chronicled the life of one of America’s most…

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    Last Flag Down

    Ron Powers and John Baldwin were interviewed about their book Last Flag Down: The Epic Journey of the Last Confederate Warship, published by Crown.

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    In Depth with Ron Powers

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    National Book Critics Circle Book Awards Readings

    Finalists for the National Book Critics Circle awards for the publishing year 2005 read from their works at an event held in the New School’s Tishman Auditorium on the evening before the…

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    BookExpo America Interview

    Ron Powers was interviewed about his book Mark Twain: A Life, published by Free Press. They also discussed books that he co-wrote about World War II, Flags of Our Fathers and The Man Who…

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    When the Personal Becomes Political

    Authors speak about recent books they have written, all of which started as somewhat political works and ended up being very personal narratives. They answered questions from the audience.

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    Tom and Huck Don't Live Here Anymore

    Powers talked about his book, Tom and Huck Don’t Live Here Anymore, published by St. Martin’s Press. The author said that small town America is no longer the symbol of childhood innocence…

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    Dangerous Water

    Mr. Powers talked about his book Dangerous Water: A Biography of the Boy Who Became Mark Twain, published by Basic Books. The book recreates the boyhood of Samuel Clemens in Hannibal,…

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