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Early American History (1600-1850) National Press Club Book Fair

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    Stories of Faith and Courage from the Revolutionary War

    Jane Hampton Cook talked about her book Stories of Faith and Courage from the Revolutionary War, a collection of 365 stories from Revolutionary War Era Americans.

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    Black Men Built the Capitol

    Jesse Holland talked about his booko Black Men Built the Capitol: Discovering African-American History in and Around Washington, D.C., published by Globe Pequot. He was interviewed at the…

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    Benjamin Franklin Unmasked

    Jerry Weinberger was interviewed about his book Benjamin Franklin Unmasked: On the Unity of His Moral, Religious, and Political Thought, published by University Press of Kansas.

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    Landon Carter's Uneasy Kingdom

    Mr. Isaac, a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, was interviewed about his book, Landon Carter’s Uneasy Kingdom: Revolution and Rebellion on a Virginia Plantation, published by Oxford…

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    Spy Book: The Encyclopedia of Espionage

    Mr. Polmar and Mr. Allen were interviewed about the book they co-authored, Spy Book: The Encyclopedia of Espionage, published by Random House Reference. Mr. Allen is also the author of…

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    The Grand Idea: George Washington's Potomac

    Mr. Achenbach was interviewed about his book The Grand Idea: George Washington’s Potomac and the Race to the West, published by Simon and Schuster.

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    Adams vs. Jefferson

    Professor Ferling was interviewed about his book Adams vs. Jefferson: The Tumultuous Election of 1800, published by Oxford University Press.

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    American Heroines

    Senator Hutchinson was interviewed about her book American Heroines: The Spirited Women Who Shaped Our Country, published by William Morrow.

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    John Paul Jones

    Mr. Thomas was interviewed about his book, John Paul Jones: Sailor, Hero, Father of the American Navy, published by Simon and Schuster. He discussed the life and exploits of John Paul…

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    "Negro President": Jefferson and the Slave Power

    Mr. Wills was interviewed about his book, "Negro President": Jefferson and the Slave Power, published by Houghton Mifflin Company. In the book, the author examines the influence of slavery on the…

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    The Glorious Cause: A Novel

    Mr. Shaara talked about his book, The Glorious Cause: A Novel of the American Revolution, published by Ballantine Books. It’s a work of historical fiction that attempts to give a first-hand…

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