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    Sultana

    Alan Huffman appeared on “The Diane Rehm Show” to talk about his book Sultana: Surviving the Civil War, Prison, and the Worst Maritime Disaster in American History (Collins; March 24, 2009). In his…

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    A Well-Regulated Militia

    Saul Cornell was a guest on WAMU’s “Diane Rehm Show” to talk about his book, A Well-Regulated Militia: The Founding Fathers and the Origins of Gun Control in America, published by Oxford University Press. He talked about the…

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    U.S.-Israel Relations

    Former Ambassador to Israel Samuel Lewis, former State Department negotiator Aaron David Miller, and others talked about the relationship between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu, the…

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    It Worked for Me

    Colin Powell, retired four-star general and former secretary of State, recounts his military and political career through a collection of 44 remembrances that impart General Powell’s thoughts on life and leadership. General Powell weaves his…

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    Rescue Warriors

    David Helvarg was a guest on WAMU’s “Diane Rehm Show” to talk about his book Rescue Warriors: The U.S. Coast Guard, America’s Forgotten Heroes (Thomas Dunne Books; May 12, 2009). In his book David…

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    The Art of Making Money

    Jason Kersten appeared on the “Diane Rehm Show” to talk about his book The Art of Making Money: The Story of a Master Counterfeiter (Gotham; June 11, 2009). The book recounts the criminal exploits of…

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    Running Alone: Presidential Leadership

    James MacGregor Burns appeared on the “Diane Rehm Show” to talk about his book Running Alone: Presidential Leadership, JFK to Bush II, Why It Has Failed and How We Can Fix It, published by Basic Books.…

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    Nuclear Non-Proliferation

    At a conference on nuclear non-proliferation issues hosted by the Carnegie Endowment and broadcast by National Public Radio, two panels of experts discussed current nuclear threats to…

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    The Holy Vote: The Politics of Faith in America

    Ray Suarez appeared on the Diane Rehm Show to talk about his book, The Holy Vote: The Politics of Faith in America, published by Rayo. He discussed the current relationship between religion…

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    The Irish Story: Telling Tales and Making It Up in Ireland

    Mr. Foster discussed his book The Irish Story: Telling Tales and Making It Up in Ireland, published by Oxford University Press. In the book, Professor Foster challenges the popular stories and romantic…

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    Born Loser: A History of Failure in America

    Scott Sandage appeared on the “Diane Rehm Show” to talk about his book Born Loser: A History of Failure in America, published by Harvard University Press. It takes a look at the notion of failure…

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    Reagan's Path to Victory

    Ms. Skinner was a guest on WAMU’s Diane Rehm Show to talk about the book she co-edited with Annelise Anderson and Martin Anderson, Reagan’s Path to Victory: The Shaping of Ronald Reagan’s Vision;…

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    The European Dream

    Mr. Rifkin appeared on the Dianne Rehm radio show to talk with guest host Steve Roberts about his book, The European Dream: How Europe’s Vision of the Future Is Quietly Eclipsing the…

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    An Hour Before Daylight

    President Carter talks about his autobiography An Hour Before Daylight: Memories of a Rural Boyhood, published by Simon & Schuster. In this book Jimmy Carter re-creates his Depression-era…

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    My Life

    Former President Clinton appeared on the Diane Rehm Show to talk about his autobiography, My Life, published by Alfred A. Knopf. He discussed his childhood, the war in Iraq, and read an…

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    Political Debate

    Mr. Nader and former Governor Dean debated the role of third parties in American politics and their impact on elections. Ms. Adler moderated the discussion. Among the other topics addressed…

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    A Pretext for War

    James Bamford appeared on the Diane Rehm Show to talk about his latest book A Pretext for War: 9/11, Iraq, and the Abuse of America’s Intelligence Agencies, published by Doubleday. The book covers…

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    My Name Is Bill

    Ms. Cheever talked with host Diane Rehm about her book, My Name is Bill: Bill Wilson - His Life and the Creation of Alcoholics Anonymous, published by Simon and Schuster. Ms. Cheever…

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    Confessions of a Tax Collector

    Mr. Yancey was a guest on the Diane Rehm Show. He and Ms. Rehm discussed his book, Confessions of a Tax Collector: One Man’s Tour of Duty Inside the IRS, published by HarperCollins. In the…

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    Branded: The Buying and Selling of Teenagers

    Ms. Quart discussed her book Branded: The Buying and Selling of Teenagers, published by Perseus Publishing, with Diane Rehm. According to Ms. Quart, the youth market has proven to be a…

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