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    True Faith and Allegiance

    Former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales talked about his book True Faith and Allegiance: A Story of Service and Sacrifice, a personal history of his time in the George W. Bush…

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    The Terror Years

    Lawrence Wright talks about his book, The Terror Years: From al-Qaeda to the Islamic State. He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 21st annual Texas Book Festival. The festival was…

    273 views
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    Five Presidents

    Clint Hill and Lisa McCubbin talk about their book, Five Presidents: My Extraordinary Journey with Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford. They spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at…

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    The Long Game

    Derek Chollet talked about his book, The Long Game: How Obama Defied Washington and Redefined America’s Role in the World. He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 21st annual Texas Book…

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    We Gon' Be Alright

    Jeff Chang talked about his book, We Gon' Be Alright: Notes on Race and Resegregation. He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 21st annual Texas Book Festival. The festival was held…

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    Wild Things, Wild Places and Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman

    Jane Alexander, author of Wild Things, Wild Places: Adventurous Tales of Wildlife and Conservation on Planet Earth and Miriam Horn, author of Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman: Conservation Heroes…

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    Off Script and Turning Texas Blue

    Josh King, author of Off Script: An Advance Man’s Guide to White House Stagecraft, Campaign Spectacle, and Political Suicide, and Mary Beth Rogers, author of Turning Texas Blue: What It Will Take…

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    Unsportsmanlike Conduct

    Jessica Luther talked about her book, Unsportsmanlike Conduct: College Football and the Politics of Rape. She spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 21st annual Texas Book Festival. The…

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    The Attention Merchants

    Professor Tim Wu talked about his book, The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads. He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 21st annual Texas Book Festival. The…

    162 views
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    In the Country We Love

    Actor Diane Guerrero talked about her book, In the Country We Love: My Family Divided, about the plight of her undocumented immigrant parents, who were detained and deported when Diane was…

    108 views
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    ISIS

    Michael Weiss talked about his book, ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror. He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 20th annual Texas Book Festival. The festival was held from October 17-18,…

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    Give Us the Ballot

    Ari Berman talked about his book, Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America. He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 20th annual Texas Book Festival. The…

    333 views
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    Elon Musk and How to Fly a Horse

    Ashlee Vance, author of Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future, and Kevin Ashton, author of How to Fly a Horse: The Secret History of Creation, Invention, and…

    740 views
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    Reagan

    H.W. Brands talked about his book, Reagan: The Life. He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 20th annual Texas Book Festival. The festival was held from October 17-18, 2015, at the…

    336 views
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    The Quiet Man

    Former Governor John Sununu (R-NH) talked about his book, The Quiet Man: The Indispensable Presidency of George H.W. Bush. He had been chief of staff to President Bush. He spoke in the…

    239 views
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    Lady Bird and Lyndon and Destiny of Democracy

    Betty Boyd Caroli, author of Lady Bird and Lyndon: The Hidden Story of a Marriage That Made a President, and Mark Updegrove, author of Destiny of Democracy: The Civil Rights Summit at the…

    327 views
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    Machines of Loving Grace and Speak

    Louisa Hall, author of Speak: A Novel, and John Markoff, author of Machines of Loving Grace: The Quest for Common Ground Between Humans and Robots, talked about the relationship between…

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    Leaving Orbit and We Could Not Fail

    Margaret Lazarus Dean, author of Leaving Orbit: Notes from the Last Days of American Spaceflight, and Steven Moss, author of We Could Not Fail: The First African Americans in the Space…

    275 views
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    All Eyes Are Upon Us and Multiply/Divide

    Jason Sokol, author of All Eyes Are Upon Us: Race and Politics from Boston to Brooklyn, and Wendy Walters, author of Multiply/Divide: On the American Real and Surreal, talked about civil…

    230 views
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    Doomed to Succeed

    Dennis Ross talked about his book, Doomed to Succeed: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama. He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 20th annual Texas Book Festival. The…

    445 views
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