28Mar 8, 2001
Book Discussion on "Nail 'Em"
Mr. Dezenhall is the author of "Nail 'em!": Confronting High-Profile Attacks on Celebrities and Businesses, published by Prometheus Books. The book grew out of his experiences as ...
172Dec 12, 2000
Book Discussion on Our Vietnam: The War, 1954-1975
Professor Langguth spoke about his book Our Vietnam: The War, 1954-1975, published by Simon and Schuster. Professor Langguth’s book examines three main areas over this 20 year ...
131Dec 1, 2000
Tides of War: Recording the Audio Version
The narrator and others were interviewed about the process of turning a printed novel into a recorded audio book at Recorded Books, Inc.
The print version of Tides of War: A ...
35Oct 6, 2000
Book Discussion on No God But God
Ms. Abdo talked about her book No God but God: Egypt and the Triumph of Islam, published by Oxford University Press. The book examines the penetration of “Popular ...
42May 10, 1999
Lincoln Memorial Book Shop
Mr. Tellow conducted a tour of the book shop in the Lincoln Memorial and talked about various books available.
71Apr 17, 1999
100 Best Nonfiction List of the Century
Mr. Miller discussed the 100 best nonfiction books of the century as listed in the National Review. He focused on the panel that was selected to compile the list and how they determined ...
778Apr 4, 1999
Booknotes 10th Anniversary
In a commemoration of the first ten years of C-SPAN’s Booknotes program, clips of past programs were shown and C-SPAN staff members were interviewed about how the program is ...
49Mar 11, 1999
Book Discussion on A Picture Book of John F. Kennedy
Mr. Adler read from his book A Picture Book of John F. Kennedy, published by Holiday House. He talked about his research for the book and how he decides what to include in the book.
49Mar 11, 1999
Book Discussion on A Picturebook of Eleanor Roosevelt
Mr. Adler talked about his book A Picturebook of Eleanor Roosevelt, published by Holiday House. He read his book about the life of Mrs. Roosevelt and then focused on why he ...
29Dec 21, 1998
Book Discussion on Why the American Century?
Mr. Zunz discussed his book Why the American Century?. The book relates how 20th Century America was shaped through the marketing of middle class ideals and the increase of employee ...
13Nov 20, 1998
John Leo Interview
Mr. Leo discussed his opinion of demonstrations on college campuses. He also discussed the success of his book Two Thoughts Ahead of the Thought Police which discusses the origins ...
170Nov 5, 1998
Book Discussion on The Baltimore Case
Mr. Kevles talked about his book, The Baltimore Case: A Trial of Politics, Science, and Character, published by W. W. Norton & Company. The book is the story of the accusations of ...
18Sep 16, 1998
Mount Vernon Historical Research
Mr. Riley talked about the historical programs and activities he designs for the Mount Vernon interpreters.
66Aug 13, 1998
An Education for Our Time: Interview
General Bunting talked about his book, An Education for Our Time, which is a fictional account of a new college endowed in Wyoming. It reflects his real-life beliefs about education ...
22Jun 18, 1998
Book Discussion on The First Impeachment
Mr. Melton discussed his book, The First Impeachment: The Constitution’s Framers and the Case of Senator William Blount, published by Mercer University Press. The book ...
57May 14, 1998
Book Discussion on The Last of the Black Emperors
Ms. Barras discussed her book, The Last of the Black Emperors: The Hollow Comeback of Marion Barry in the New Age of Black Leaders, published by Bancroft Press. The book describes ...
15Dec 12, 1997
Book Discussion on Greatest Works of Art
Mr. Hoving talked about his book, Greatest Works of Art of Western Civilization. He also described his love of art treasures and his career as director of the New York Metropolitan ...