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    The Great Deluge

    Douglas Brinkley talked about his book The Great Deluge: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast, published by William Morrow. At the event, Mr. Brinkley introduced…

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    Writing About the Presidents Panel

    Moderated by Professor Ross, the panelists discussed the topic, “Making of the Presidents: Bringing History Alive on the Page.” Three historians who have written about widely differing aspects of…

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    The Great Deluge

    Professor Brinkley talked about his book, The Great Deluge: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast, published by William Morrow. He talked about his experiences in…

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    First Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

    A panel of writers and a photographer who wrote about Hurricane Katrina from a variety of angles discussed their experiences and their books. After their presentations they responded to audience…

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    The Great Deluge

    Douglas Brinkley talked about the state of recovery and reconstruction efforts in New Orleans, the re-election of Mayor Nagin, and his book The Great Deluge: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans,…

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    Hurricane Katrina Books

    The panel “In the Wake of Destruction” discussed the many books chronicling Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath from quickly constructed coffee-table tomes, to in-depth dissertations on the…

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    Parish Priest: Father Michael McGivney

    Douglas Brinkley talked about the book he co-wrote with Julie Fenster, Parish Priest: Father Michael McGivney and American Catholicism, published by William Morrow. The book profiles the life and…

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    Hurricane Katrina in Historical Context

    Mr. Brinkley, via video feed from Houston (TX), discussed Hurricane Katrina in a historical context by looking at disasters that other presidents have had to deal with and recover from. He also…

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    Remembering the Clinton Presidency

    Speeches opened the 11th Hofstra Presidential Conference, “William Jefferson Clinton: The "New Democrat” from Hope." The first speaker, former Secretary Albright spoke about foreign policy…

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    The Clinton Presidency: Officials

    The second day of the 11th Hofstra Presidential Conference, “William Jefferson Clinton: The "New Democrat” from Hope" began with a panel of three former top officials from the…

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    The Clinton Presidency

    Speeches began the concluding day of the 11th Hofstra Presidential Conference, “William Jefferson Clinton: The "New Democrat” from Hope." Former Clinton Administration officials spoke about…

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    Assessment of the Clinton Presidency

    Historians and biographers participated in the concluding panel of the 11th Hofstra Presidential Conference, “William Jefferson Clinton: The "New Democrat” from Hope." They gave a historical…

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    BookExpo America Interview

    Mr. Brinkley talked about his book, The Boys of Pointe du Hoc.

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