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    The Death of Sigmund Freud

    Mark Edmundson talked about his book The Death of Sigmund Freud: The Legacy of His Last Days, published by Bloomsbury USA. He chronicles the final years of the life of Sigmund Freud (1856-1939),…

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Jamestown, The Buried Truth

    William Kelso talked about his book, Jamestown, the Buried Truth, published by University of Virginia Press. He was interviewed while at the 2007 Virginia Festival of the Book.

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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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    Epic Journeys of Freedom

    Cassandra Pybus talked about her book Epic Journeys of Freedom: Runaway Slaves of the American Revolution and Their Global Quest for Liberty, published by Beacon Press. The book was about a…

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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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    Troublesome Young Men

    Lynne Olson talked about her book, Troublesome Young Men: The Rebels Who Brought Churchill to Power and Helped Save England, published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. She was interviewed…

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    The 9/11 Report: A Graphic Adaptation

    Sid Jacobson talked about his book The 9/11 Report: A Graphic Adaptation, published by Hill and Wang. He was interviewed while at the 2007 Virginia Festival of the Book.

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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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    The Mind of Thomas Jefferson

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