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  • emArabic for Dummiesem
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    Arabic for Dummies

    Amine Bouchentouf talked about his book, Arabic For Dummies, published by For Dummies. He argued that private citizens and government employees would increase their understanding of Middle…

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  • 2006 Fall Book Preview
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    2006 Fall Book Preview

    Nancy Bass Wyden, co-owner of the Strand Book Store in New York City, recommended new and upcoming nonfiction books that she considers important. Ms. Bass Wyden also explained the history of the…

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  • emBully Boyem
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    Bully Boy

    Jim Powell talked about his book, Bully Boy: The Truth about Theodore Roosevelt’s Legacy, published by Crown Forum. He criticized President Roosevelt because of the consequences of his…

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  • emMellon An American Lifeem
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    Mellon: An American Life

    David Cannadine talked about his biography, Mellon: An American Life, published by Knopf. The interview was recorded at the Strand Book Store in New York City by the BookTV Bus.

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  • emVirginity or Deathem
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    Virginity or Death!

    Katha Pollitt talked about her book Virginity or Death!: And Other Social and Political Issues of Our Time, published by Random House. She discussed women’s health issues such as a vaccine…

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  • emA Writers Lifeem
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    A Writer\'s Life

    Gay Talese talked about his book, A Writer’s Life, published by Knopf. He described his more than 50-year career as a journalist and nonfiction author, including his years as a copy boy for The New…

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  • emLapdogs  How the Press Rolled Over for Bushem
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    Lapdogs: How the Press Rolled Over for Bush

    Eric Boehlert talked about his book, Lapdogs: How the Press Rolled Over for Bush, published by The Free Press. He argued that the press is apprehensive about being critical of the Bush administration because…

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    The Impeachment of George W. Bush

    Former Democratic Rep. Holtzman talked about the book she co-wrote with Cynthia Cooper, The Impeachment of George W. Bush: A Practical Guide for Concerned Citizens, published by Nation…

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    Fighting Words

    Robin Morgan talked about her book, Fighting Words: A Toolkit for Combating the Religious Right, published by Nation Books. In her book Ms. Morgan, a poet, novelist and political activist, draws upon…

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  • 2006 Fall Book Preview
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    2006 Fall Book Preview

    Sara Nelson talked about new and upcoming nonfiction books that she considers important.

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