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  • emThe Death of Cancerem
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    The Death of Cancer

    Dr. Vincent DeVita, Jr., talked about his book The Death of Cancer, in which he provides a history of cancer from the perspective of an oncologist. In his book, he discusses the…

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    A Guest at the Shooter's Banquet

    Rita Gabis talked about her book, A Guest at the Shooter Banquet, in which she recalls her family background. Her father’s parents were Jews from Belarus and the Ukraine, and her mother’s parents…

  • emThe Tinkerersem
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    The Tinkerers

    Alec Foege talked about his book, The Tinkerers: The Amateurs, DIYers, and Inventors Who Make America Great, in which he explores the contributions to our society made by modern-day Ben…

  • emAyn Rand Nation The Hidden Struggle for Americas Soulem
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    Ayn Rand Nation: The Hidden Struggle for America's Soul

    Gary Weiss explores the political and social ideologies of Ayn Rand (1905-1982), author of The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged. Mr. Weiss relays that Rand’s support of unrestricted capitalism and…

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    Modern Jihad: Tracing the Dollars

    Ms. Napoleoni talked about her book, Modern Jihad: Tracing the Dollars Behind the Terror Networks, published by Pluto Books. She described her relationship with members of Italy’s Red…

  • emHow To Destroy A Villageem
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    How To Destroy A Village

    Mr. Fodeman talked about his book How To Destroy A Village: What The Clintons Taught A Seventeen Year Old, from PublishAmerica, Inc. The book contends that the Clintons set a very poor moral and…