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    If This Be Treason

    Jeremy Duda talked about his book If This Be Treason: The American Rogues and Rebels Who Walked the Line Between Dissent and Betrayal, in which he provides a history of the act of treason…

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    Nagasaki

    Susan Southard talked about her book, Nagasaki: Life After Nuclear War, about the city and people of Nagasaki, Japan, from the morning it was bombed to today. August 9, 2015 marked the 70th…

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    Founding Rivals

    Chris DeRose recounts the congressional campaign between James Madison and James Monroe in 1789 for election to Virginia’s Fifth District, the only time two future presidents ran against…

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    The Presidents' War

    Chris DeRose talked about his book, The Presidents' War: Six American Presidents and the Civil War That Divided Them, in which he examines the Civil War through five former presidents, John…

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    Border Patrol Nation

    Todd Miller talked about his book, Border Patrol Nation: Dispatches from the Front Lines of Homeland Security, in which he looks at the U.S. Border Patrol and how it operates. In his book,…

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    Congressman Lincoln

    Chris DeRose talked about his book, Congressman Lincoln: The Making of America’s Greatest President, in which he recounts Abraham Lincoln’s single term in Congress. Lincoln, a Whig Party…

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    Dinner with Churchill

    Cita Stelzer talked about her book, Dinner with Churchill: Policy-Making at the Dinner Table, in which she examined the dinners hosted by Winston Churchill during and after World War II,…

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    State Out of the Union

    Jeff Biggers presented a political history of Arizona and remarked on the current political fissures that exist in the state. The author specifically examined the state’s immigration law,…

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    Dirty Sexy Politics

    Meghan McCain, the daughter of Republican Senator John McCain, presents her thoughts on politics, recalls the 2008 presidential campaign, and discusses her conservatism and the current…

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    Moving Millions

    PBS NewsHour correspondent Jeffrey Kaye discussed the role that global capitalism plays in international migrations. He also talked about illegal immigration to the U.S., the response by the…

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    The Candy Bombers

    Andrei Cherny talked about the Berlin Airlift of 1948. He talked about the geopolitical scenario that led to the blockade of West Berlin by the Soviet Union for 11 months. During this time,…

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    Working in the Shadows

    A journalist went undercover in several menial labor jobs in different parts of the country to experience (and tell the tale) of undocumented workers. He argues that to sustain the…

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    Uranium

    Tom Zoellner talked about and presented slides on his book Uranium: War, Energy, and the Rock that Shaped the World (Viking Adult; March 5, 2009). He presents a history of uranium, the strongest…

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    Dont Start the Revolution Without Me!

    Jesse Ventura talked about his book Don’t Start the Revolution Without Me! (Skyhorse Publishing; April 1, 2008). In his book, Jesse Ventura talks about his time as governor of Minnesota, his decision…

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    Obsessive Branding Disorder

    Lucas Conley talked about his book, OBD: Obsessive Branding Disorder: The Illusion of Business and the Business of Illusion, published by PublicAffairs. In his book Mr. Conley analyzes the…

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    The Wolves at the Door: The True Story of America\'s Greatest Female Spy

    Judith Pearson talked about her book The Wolves at the Door: The True Story of America’s Greatest Female Spy, published by The Lyons Press. It tells the story of Virginia Hall, an American…

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    Socrates Cafe

    Mr. Phillips discussed his book Socrates Café: A Fresh Taste of Philosophy, published by W. W. Norton. The book tells the story of his Socrates Café philosophical meetings, discussion…

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    Mo: The Life and Times of Morris K. Udall

    Co-authors Carson and Johnson talked about their book Mo: The Life and Times of Morris K. Udall, published by University of Arizona Press. Congressman Udall (1922-1998) was a Democratic representative from…

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