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  • emOn the Campaign Trail  The Long Road of Presidential Politics 18602004em
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    On the Campaign Trail: The Long Road of Presidential Politics, 1860-2004

    Mr. Schoen talks about his book On the Campaign Trail: The Long Road of Presidential Politics, 1860-2004, published by Regan Books. He discussed the images and memorabilia that have defined…

    277 views
  • emOld Ironsides  Eagle of the Seaem
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    Old Ironsides: Eagle of the Sea

    Colonel Fitz-Enz (Ret.) talked about his book Old Ironsides: Eagle of the Sea, The Story of the USS Constitution, published by Taylor Trade Publishing. He described several battles that the USS…

    690 views
  • emOperation Iraqi Freedomem
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    Operation Iraqi Freedom

    Retired Colonel Boyne talked about his book, Operation Iraqi Freedom: What Went Right, What Went Wrong, and Why, published by Forge Books. He analyzed the recent U.S. military action in…

    340 views
  • emSweet Pea at War  A History of USS Portlandem
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    Sweet Pea at War: A History of USS Portland

    Mr. Generous talked about his book Sweet Pea at War: A History of USS Portland (CA-33), published by University Press of Kentucky. The USS Portland was one of the few American gunships…

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  • emFreedom Rising  Washington in the Civil Warem
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    Freedom Rising: Washington in the Civil War

    Mr. Furgurson talked about his book, Freedom Rising: Washington in the Civil War, published by Knopf. He described the ways in which the Civil War transformed Washington, DC from a rural town to…

    309 views
  • emThe American Congress  The Building of Democracyem
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    The American Congress: The Building of Democracy

    Mr. Zelizer talked about the book he edited, The American Congress: The Building of Democracy, published by Houghton Mifflin. He gathered 40 essays by renowned historians to capture the…

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  • emMike Mansfield Majority Leaderem
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    Mike Mansfield, Majority Leader

    Mr. Valeo talked about his book, Mike Mansfield: Majority Leader, published by M.E. Sharp, Inc. Senator Mansfield served 15 years as majority leader of the U.S. Senate, and Mr. Valeo was…

    118 views
  • History of the White House
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    History of the White House

    John Riley talked about the history and architecture of the White House for its 200 year anniversary. He also spoke about the White House Historian Association, specifically its history as…

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  • emEverett Dirksen and His Presidentsem
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    Everett Dirksen and His Presidents

    Byron Hulsey talked about the life and career of Everett Dirksen. Illinois Republican Everett Dirksen served in Congress from 1933 to 1969 and served as Senate Minority Leader from 1959 to 1969.…

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  • emThe Cultural Cold Warem
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    The Cultural Cold War

    Frances Saunders talked about how the Central Intelligence Agency created the Congress for Cultural Freedom in 1947 as a secret program of cultural propaganda in Western Europe. The program…

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  • emEmpires on the Pacificem
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    Empires on the Pacific

    Professor Thompson discussed his book Empires on the Pacific, published by Basic Books. In it he revisits the conflict between Japan and the U.S. during World War II and examines the…

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  • emDeath of a Generationem
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    Death of a Generation

    Mr. Jones talked about his book Death of a Generation: How the Assassinations of Diem and JFK Prolonged the Vietnam War, published by Oxford University Press. According to Professor Jones,…

    449 views
  • emVenona Decoding Soviet Espionage in Americaem
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    Venona: Decoding Soviet Espionage in America

    Mr. Haynes talked about a book he co-wrote with Harvey Klehr, Venona: Decoding Soviet Espionage in America, published by Yale University Press. He described how the United States decrypted…

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  • emThe Charters of Freedom  A New World Is At Handem
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    The Charters of Freedom: A New World Is At Hand

    Ms. Bredhoff talked about her book The Charters of Freedom: A New World Is At Hand, published by the Foundation for the National Archives and D. Giles Limited. The book focused on the…

    156 views
  • emStalins Secret Warem
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    Stalin's Secret War

    Robert Stephan talked about his book, Stalin’s Secret War: Soviet Counterintelligence Against the Nazis, 1941-1945, published by University Press of Kansas. Mr. Stephan, who works for the CIA…

    281 views
  • emDrifting Toward the Southeastem
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    Drifting Toward the Southeast

    Co-editors Joseph Thomas and Junji Kitadai talked about their book, Drifting Toward the Southeast: The Story of Five Japanese Castaways, published by Spinner Publications. In the book, the…

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  • emThe Influence of Air Power Upon Historyem
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    The Influence of Air Power Upon History

    Colonel Walter Boyne discussed his book The Influence of Air Power Upon History, published by Pelican Publishing Company. He described the history and impact of air power throughout history…

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  • emMeasuring Americaem
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    Measuring America

    Mr. Linklater talked about his book Measuring America: How an Untamed Wilderness Shaped the United States and Fulfilled the Promise of Democracy, published by Walker and Co. The book…

    288 views
  • emBlack Soldier White Armyem
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    Black Soldier, White Army

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  • emThe White House Its Historic Furnishingsem
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    The White House: Its Historic Furnishings

    Ms. Monkman talked about her book The White House: Its Historic Furnishings. She provided a slide show of various furnishings and answered questions from the audience.

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