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    Inferno

    Charles Bowden talked about his book Inferno, published by the University of Texas Press, which is a photo essay of the Sonoran Desert National Monument in Arizona. He was interviewed while at the…

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    The Lost

    Daniel Mendelsohn talked about his book, The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million, published by HarperCollins, a book about six of his relatives killed in the Holocaust. He was interviewed…

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    The Book Thief

    Travis McDade talked about his book The Book Thief: The True Crimes of Daniel Spiegelman, published by Praeger Publishers. Travis McDade is a lawyer and librarian with experience working with…

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    Triumph Forsaken

    Mark Moyar was interviewed about his book Triumph Forsaken: The Vietnam War, 1954-1965, published by Cambridge University Press.

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    The Trials of Lenny Bruce

    Ronald Collins, co-author of The Trials of Lenny Bruce, talked about the free speech trials of comedian Lenny Bruce, including the successful effort to earn Bruce the first posthumous…

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    Lonely Soldier

    Adam Harmon talked about his book Lonely Soldier: The Memoir of an American in the Israeli Army, published by Presidio Press. The book is about Mr. Harmon’s own experience as an American in…

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    The Declaration of Independence: A Global History

    David Armitage talked about his book, The Declaration of Independence: A Global History, published by Harvard University Press. The book explains that the Declaration of Independence…

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    Malcolm X: A Graphic Biography

    Andrew Helfer talked about the book he edited, Malcolm X: A Graphic Biography, published by Hill and Wang. He was interviewed while at the 2007 Virginia Festival of the Book.

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    Democracy Reborn

    Professor Epps talked about his book, Democracy Reborn: The Fourteenth Amendment and the Fight for Equal Rights in Post-Civil War America, published by Henry Holt. He was interviewed while…

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    The Myth of Judicial Activism

    Kermit Roosevelt talked about his book The Myth of Judicial Activism: Making Sense of Supreme Court Decisions, published by Yale University Press. He was interviewed while at the 2007…

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    Final Exam

    Dr. Pauline Chen talked about her book, Final Exam: A Surgeon’s Reflections on Mortality, published by Knopf. In the book she explored the relationship between medical practice and the…

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    James Madison and the Struggle for the Bill of Rights

    Richard Labunski talked about his book James Madison and the Struggle for the Bill of Rights, part of the “Pivotal Moments in American History” series published by Oxford University Press.…

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    The Mind of Thomas Jefferson

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    The Weight of Their Votes

    The author talked about her book, The Weight of Their Votes: Southern Women and Political Leverage in the 1920s, published by the University of North Carolina Press. The book explains that…

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    Forbidden Fruit

    Betty DeRamus talked about her book Forbidden Fruit: Love Stories from the Underground Railroad, published by Atria. She is a Detroit News columnist and former Detroit Free Press editorial…

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    Strange Piece of Paradise

    Terri Jents talked about her book Strange Piece of Paradise, published by Picador. The book tells the story of a brutal attack she suffered as a college student on vacation in Oregon in…

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    Hanging Captain Gordon

    Ron Soodalter talked about his book Hanging Captain Gordon: The Life and Trial of an American Slave Trader, published by Washington Square Press. The book tells the story of the 1862…

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    Louis Johnson and the Arming of America

    David Roll talked about the book he co-wrote with Keith D. McFarland, Louis Johnson and the Arming of America: The Roosevelt and Truman Years, published by Indiana University Press. He was…

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    Americans in Waiting

    Hiroshi Motomura talked about his book, Americans in Waiting: The Lost Story of Immigration and Citizenship in the United States, published by Oxford University Press. He was interviewed…

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    Bloodsworth

    Kirk Bloodsworth talked about his experiences as chronicled in Tim Junkin’s book, Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA, published by Shannon Ravenel…

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