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  • emDrawing the Line at the Big Ditchem
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    Drawing the Line at the Big Ditch

    Adam Clymer talked about and read from his book Drawing the Line at the Big Ditch, The Panama Canal Treaties and the Rise of the Right. Mr. Clymer argues that the U.S.' decision to cede…

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    American Lion

    Jon Meacham talked about his book American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House (Random House, November 1, 2008). The book recounts the presidential tenure of Andrew Jackson. Mr. Meacham…

  • Chris Whipple Discusses emThe Gatekeepersem
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    The Gatekeepers

    Chris Whipple talked about his book The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency, in which he examines the role of the White House chief of staff, a position…

  • emHis Final Battleem
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    His Final Battle

    Joseph Lelyveld talked about his book His Final Battle: The Last Months of Franklin Roosevelt, in which he looks at the final months of the life of President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

  • Civil and Human Rights
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    Civil and Human Rights

    Scholars and activists talked about civil and human rights. It was the first in a series of conversations around the nation on rights and justice hosted by the National Archvies. “Civil Rights: Then and Now,” was…

  • President Jimmy Carter and Derreck Kayongo Discuss Civil Rights
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    Former President Jimmy Carter on Civil Rights

    Former President Jimmy Carter talked about civil and human rights with Derreck Kayongo, a former Ugandan war refugee. This was part of the first “National Conversation on Civil Rights and Individual…

  • Meg Jacobs Discusses emPanic at the Pumpem
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    Panic at the Pump

    Meg Jacobs talked about her book Panic at the Pump: The Energy Crisis and the Transformation of American Politics in the 1970s, in which she recalls the American energy crisis of the 1970s following…

  • emArdennes 1944em
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    Ardennes 1944

    Antony Beevor talked about his book, Ardennes 1944: The Battle of the Bulge, about one of the last World War II battles in the European theater, the Battle of the Bulge, which began on…

  • Alan Axelrod on emLost Destinyem
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    Lost Destiny

    Alan Axelrod talked about his book Lost Destiny: Joe Kennedy Jr. and the Doomed WWII Mission to Save London, in which he recounts the American bombing mission, Operation Aphrodite/Project Anvil,…

  • emHouses of Civil War Americaem
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    Houses of Civil War America

    Hugh Howard talked about his book, Houses of Civil War America, about the homes of notable Civil War-era figures, including Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee, Clara Barton, and Frederick…

  • emLosing Our Wayem
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    Losing Our Way

    Bob Herbert talked about his book, Losing Our Way: An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America, in which he profiles people he met along his journey across the U.S. following the end of his…

  • emJustice While Blackem
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    Justice While Black

    Nick Chiles and Robbin Shipp talked about their book, Justice While Black: Helping African-American Families Navigate and Survive the Criminal Justice System, in which they advise African…

  • emRedeemer The Life of Jimmy Carterem
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    Redeemer: The Life of Jimmy Carter

    Randall Balmer talked about his book, Redeemer: The Life of Jimmy Carter, in which he examines the role that religion played in the election and defeat of former President Jimmy Carter. In his book,…

  • Role of Intelligence in Camp David Accords
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    Role of Intelligence in Camp David Accords

    Panelists talked about the role of intelligence in the 1978 Camp David Accords. This was a session from the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library’s Symposium: “Seeking Peace in the Middle East: President Carter…

  • AHTV Role of Intelligence in the Camp David Accords
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    Role of Intelligence in Camp David Accords

    William Quandt, former National Security Council senior staff member, gave an insider’s view of President Carter’s negotiations with Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and Israeli Prime…

  • President Carter and the Camp David Accords
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    President Carter and the Camp David Accords

    Former President Jimmy Carter reflected on the 35th anniversary of the Camp David Accords and the 1978 behind-the-scenes negotiations with Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and Israeli Prime…

  • emBus Ride to Justiceem
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    Bus Ride to Justice

    Fred Gray, the attorney for Rosa Parks in the Montgomery Bus Boycott case, talked about his book, Bus Ride to Justice: Changing the Sytem by the System - The Life and Works of Fred Gray, in…

  • emThe Skies Belong to Usem
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    The Skies Belong to Us

    Brendan Koerner talked about his book, The Skies Belong to Us: Love and Terror in the Golden Age of Hijacking, in which he chronicles the hijacking of Western Airlines flight 701 in 1972 by…

  • emCotton Tenantsem
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    Cotton Tenants

    Panelists talked about the book Cotton Tenants: Three Families, and the work of James Agee and Walker Evans. In 1936, five years before they published Now Let Us Praise Famous Men, James Agee and Walker…

  • emHouses of the Presidentsem
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    Houses of the Presidents

    Author Hugh Howard talks about his book, Houses of the Presidents: Childhood Homes, Family Dwellings, Private Escapes, and Grand Estates, in which he explores the houses and day-to-day lives of…

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