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    Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County

    Kristen Green spoke about her book, Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A Family, a Virginia Town, a Civil Rights Battle. She spoke from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction Pavilion…

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    We the People

    Juan Williams spoke about his book, We the People: The Modern-Day Figures Who Have Reshaped and Affirmed the Founding Fathers' Vision of America. He spoke from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction…

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    Mary McGrory and Fair Labor Lawyer

    John Norris, author of Mary McGrory: The First Queen of Journalism, and Marlene Trestman, author of Fair Labor Lawyer: The Remarkable Life of New Deal Attorney and Supreme Court Advocate Bessie…

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    Most Blessed of the Patriarchs

    Annette Gordon Reed and Peter Onuf spoke about their book, Most Blessed of the Patriarchs: Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination. They spoke from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction…

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    Panel Discussion on the Importance of Libraries

    Panelists talked about the importance of libraries. “The Importance of Libraries: Now and in the Future” was a panel discussion from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction Pavilion at the 2016…

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    Pay Any Price

    James Risen spoke about his book, Pay Any Price: Greed, Power, and Endless War. He spoke from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction Pavilion at the 2016 Gaithersburg Book Festival, held on the…

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    Why the Right Went Wrong

    E.J. Dionne spoke about his book, Why the Right Went Wrong: Conservatism - From Goldwater to the Tea Party and Beyond. He spoke with David Mark, co-author of Dog Whistles, Walk Backs, and…

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    Love Her, Love Her Not

    Joanne Cronrath Bamberger spoke about her book, Love Her, Love Her Not: The Hillary Paradox. She spoke from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction Pavilion at the 2016 Gaithersburg Book Festival,…

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    The Other Trail of Tears

    Mary Stockwell talked about her book, The Other Trail of Tears: The Removal of the Ohio Tribes, about the removal of the Delaware, Seneca, Shawnee, Ottawa, and Wyandot Native American…

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    Terms of Service

    Jacob Silverman talked about his book, Terms of Service: Social Media and the Price of Constant Connection, and responded to questions from the audience. He spoke in the James Michener…

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    Dog Whistles, Walk-Backs, and Washington Handshakes

    David Mark and Chuck McCuthcheon talked about their book, Dog Whistles, Walk-Backs, and Washington Handshakes: Decoding the Jargon, Slang, and Bluster of American Political Speech. They…

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    The Partisan Divide

    Former Representative Martin Frost (D-TX) and journalist Richard Cohen talked about their book, The Partisan Divide: Congress in Crisis, which they wrote with former Representative Tom…

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    Becoming Madison

    Michael Signer talked about his book, Becoming Madison: The Extraordinary Origins of the Least Likely Founding Father, and responded to questions from the audience. He spoke in the James…

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    Culture Worrier

    Clarence Page talked about his book, Culture Worrier: Selected Columns 1984-2014: Reflections on Race, Politics and Social Change, and responded to questions from the audience. He spoke in…

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    Believer

    David Axelrod talked about his book, Believer: My Forty Years in Politics, and responded to questions from the audience. He spoke in the James Michener Non-Fiction Pavilion at the 2015…

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    Freedom of Speech

    David Shipler talked about his book, Freedom of Speech: Mightier Than the Sword, and responded to questions from the audience. He spoke in the James Michener Non-Fiction Pavilion at the…

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    2015 Gaithersburg Book Festival

    Book TV aired live coverage of the 2015 Gaithersburg Book Festival from the James Michener Non-Fiction Pavilion on the grounds of City Hall in Gaithersburg, Maryland.

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    Panel Discussion on the Book Industry

    Panelists talked about the book industry and connecting authors and readers. “Connecting Authors and Readers” was a panel at the James Michener Non-Fiction Pavilion at the 2014 Gaithersburg…

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    Empty Mansions

    Bill Dedman, co-author of Empty Mansions: The Mysterious Life of Huguette Clark and the Spending of a Great American Fortune, talked about the life and wealth of heiress Huguette Clark,…

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    The Book of Jezebel

    Anna Holmes talked about her book, The Book of Jezebel: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Lady Things. She spoke in the James Michener Non-Fiction Pavilion at the 2014 Gaithersburg Book…

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