75Jan 18, 2000
Book Discussion on Bryon: Child of Passion, Fool of Fame
Ms. Eisler talked about her book Byron: Child of Passion, Fool of Fame, published by Knopf. She examined the life of Lord Byron, from his well-publicized love affairs and alleged ...
44Nov 13, 1999
Book Discussion on The Essential George Washington
Mr. Hannaford talked about his book, The Essential George Washington: Two Hundred Years of Observations on the Patriot, the Myth, and the Man, published by Images from the Past. He ...
37Jul 29, 1999
Before The Wind: Speech
Ms. Fels talked about the book she edited, Before the Wind: The Memoir of an American Sea Captain, 1808-1833, published by Viking Press. She focused on her great, great ...
21Jul 27, 1999
Book Discussion on Separate & Unequal
Mr. Hutman talked about his book Separate and Unequal: The Inside Story of Israeli Rule in East Jerusalem, published by Harvard University Press. The book examines the behind the ...
158Jun 21, 1999
Book Discussion on Between Silk and Cyanide
Mr. Marks talked about his book Between Silk and Cyanide: A Codemaker’s War 1941-1945 published by Free Press. The book details his wartime experiences as a codemaker for ...
106Mar 6, 1999
Monica Lewinsky Book Sales
Ms. Kollias talked about when the book store received Monica’s Story and that she ordered 35 copies. She said that eight copies had already sold that day. She mentioned ...
81Jan 27, 1999
Book Discussion on What Our Mothers Didn't Tell Us
Ms. Crittenden talked about her book, What Our Mothers Didn’t Tell Us: Why Happiness Eludes the Modern Woman, published by Simon & Schuster. The book is about how feminism ...
36Nov 2, 1998
Book Discussion on A Monk Swimming
Mr. McCourt discussed his book A Monk Swimming, published by Hyperion, which provides a comedic memoir of his youth. The book begins with his arrival to the U.S. in 1952 and ...
49Aug 6, 1997
Book Discussion on Margaret Chase Smith
Professor Schmidt talked about her new book, Margaret Chase Smith: Beyond Convention. It chronicles the life and political career of the first female U.S. senator, Margaret Chase Smith, ...
21Oct 30, 1996
Book Discussion on Fruitful: A Real Mother in the Modern World
Ms. Roiphe talked about her new book, Fruitful: A Real Mother in the Modern World. It focuses on the tensions, both real and imagined, between the roles of a political feminist and a ...