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  • emReefer Madness Sex Drugs and Cheap Laborem
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    Reefer Madness: Sex, Drugs, and Cheap Labor

    Mr. Schlosser talked about his book Reefer Madness: Sex, Drugs, and Cheap Labor in the American Black Market, published by Houghton Mifflin Co. The book reports on America’s underground economic…

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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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  • Miami Book Fair
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    Miami Book Fair

    179032-1 is the live 7 hour 55 minute Miami Book Fair. It contains all the programming for the day. (See 179032, parts 2-13 for purchasing panels and interviews separately.)

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  • Miami Book Fair
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    Miami Book Fair

    179031-1 is the live 8 hour 50 minute Miami Book Fair. It contains all the programming for the day. (See 179031, parts 2-12 for purchasing panels and interviews separately.) There are…

    403 views
  • World War II Books
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    World War II Books

    James Bradley talked about his book, Flyboys: A True Story of Courage. Donovan Webster talked about his book, The Burma Road: The Epic Story of the China-Burma-India Theater in World War…

    197 views
  • Politics and the Media Panel
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    Politics and the Media Panel

    Mr. Goldberg and Mr. Carlson talked about politics and the media. Mr. Goldberg is the author of Arrogance: Rescuing America From the Media Elite, published by Warner Books. In the book, he argues that…

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  • Biotechnology Panel
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    Biotechnology Panel

    Mr. Tenner and Mr. Fukuyama talked about the benefits, pitfalls, and consequences of advances in biotechnology. Mr. Tenner is the author of Our Own Devices: The Past and Future of Body…

    115 views
  • Founding Fathers Panel
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    Founding Fathers Panel

    Wiencek is the author of An Imperfect God: George Washington, His Slaves, and the Creation of America. Isaacson is the author of Benjamin Franklin: An American Life. After their…

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  • Terrorism and Iraq War Panel
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    Terrorism and Iraq War Panel

    Ms. Garrels and Ms. Stern talked about the war in Iraq and terrorism. Ms. Garrels is the author of Naked in Baghdad: The Iraq war as seen by NPR’s correspondent, published by Farrar, Straus, and…

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  • Urban Books Panel
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    Urban Books Panel

    Mr. Von Drehle and Mr. Okrent talked about historical events in New York City. Mr. Von Drehle is the author of Triangle: The Fire That Changed America, published by Atlantic Monthly Press. The…

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  • Jewish History Panel
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    Jewish History Panel

    Mr. Blum talked about his book, The Eve of Destruction: The Untold Story of the Yom Kippur War, published by HarperCollins. Mr. Duffy talked about his book, The Bielski Brothers: The True…

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    Madame Secretary: A Memoir

    Former Secretary of State Albright talked about her book, Madame Secretary: A Memoir. In a call-in segment after her speech, Secretary Albright responded to viewer questions. Video clips of…

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  • Historical Books Panel
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    Historical Books Panel

    Mr. Maraniss talked about his book, They Marched into Sunlight: War and Peace, Vietnam and American, October 1967. Mr. Kidder talked about his book, Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of…

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  • emGoing the Other Wayem
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    Going the Other Way

    Former professional baseball player Billy Bean talked about his memoir, Going the Other Way: Lessons from a Life in and out of Major-League Baseball, published by Marlowe and Company.…

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  • Presidential Biographies Panel
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    Presidential Biographies Panel

    Professor Barrett talked about the book he edited, That Man: An Insider’s Portrait of Franklin D. Roosevelt. Professor Dallek talked about his book, An Unfinished Life: John F. Kennedy…

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  • Memoirs Panel
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    Memoirs Panel

    Panelists talked about writing memoirs. Ms. Lerner is the author of Food and Loathing: A Lament, published by Simon and Schuster. In the book, she chronicles her lengthy battle with the…

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    The Clinton Wars

    Mr. Blumenthall talked about his book, The Clinton Wars. After his presentation he answered audience members' questions. Mr. Blumenthall was an assistant and senior adviser to President…

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  • Miami Book Fair Interviews
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    Miami Book Fair Interviews

    Miami Book Fair participants were interviewed.

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  • Miami Book Fair Interviews
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    Miami Book Fair Interviews

    Several authors were interviewed about their books and activities. Ms. Laje is the founder of Escritores Cubanos De Miami, a group of Cuban writers living in Miami. Mr. Lostal is the author…

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  • Miami Book Fair Interview
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    Miami Book Fair Interview

    Ms. Vergara was interviewed about the Miami Book Fair. She talked about how authors were selected, how the fair was funded, and what events and opportunities would be offered.

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