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Every book mentioned on the show

This is an attempt to catalog every book mentioned on the show. It will no doubt fail. But I will try.

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Every book mentioned on the show

  • 344 Pins

Lincoln's Selected Writings edited by David S. Reynolds. "With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds, to care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow and his orphan, to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations."

David S. Reynolds on 'Lincoln's Selected Writings'

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Carson McCullers's "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter" is one of the books that Azar Nafisi writes about in "Republic of Imagination."

"The Republic of Imagination" by Azar Nafisi, in which she argues that you should read "Babbitt" and that Tom Sawyer is a conformist.

Peter Sis, who did the cover art for Azar Nafisi's new book, wrote and illustrated the mind-blowing The Three Golden Keys.

The Three Golden Keys by Peter Sis

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This Republic of Suffering by Drew Gilpin Faust

'Republic of Suffering' Author Drew Gilpin Faust

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Confederates in the Attic by Tony Horowitz

Confederates in the Attic

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Historian Karen Abbott's new book "Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy" tells the little-known tale of women who served in battle and in intelligence roles during the Civil War.

Historian Karen Abbott tells tale of Civil War women

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Detroit: An American Autopsy by Charlie LeDuff was recommended by our Friday Roundtable Patricia Lopez.

An 'Autopsy' Of Detroit Finds Resilience In A Struggling City

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It Still Takes A Candidate: Why Women Don't Run for Office by Jennifer L. Lawless was recommended by our Friday Roundtable guest Kathryn Pearson.

"Something Rich and Strange" by Ron Rash

Ron Rash on 'Something Rich and Strange'

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"Doctored: The Disillusionment of an American Physician" by Sandeep Jauhar "Today medicine is just another profession, and doctors have become like everybody else: insecure, discontented and anxious about the future."

How Children Succeed by Paul Tough

Paul Tough on 'How Children Succeed' through grit, adversity

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"New Slow City" by William Powers

William Powers on living slow in New York City

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Boy on Ice by John Branch. Did head injuries lead to the death of NHL player Derek Boogard? Listen to an interview about concussion, drug addiction, and professional sports.

John Branch on Derek Boogaard, 'Boy on Ice'

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Florence Gordon by Brian Morton. A novel about a feminist icon in her twilight years.

'Florence Gordon' is Kerri's book pick

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The Undertow by Jo Baker

'The Undertow' is Kerri's book pick

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Scandals of Classic Hollywood by Anne Helen Petersen. Jean Harlow, Fatty Arbuckle, Montgomery Clift, and the PR & gossip machine of Hollywood.

Screen Time: 'Scandals of Classic Hollywood'

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Encyclopedia of Trouble and Spaciousness by Rebecca Solnit

THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF TROUBLE AND SPACIOUSNESS by Rebecca Solnit

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The Copernicus Complex by Caleb Scharf

Caleb Scharf on the cosmic significance of life on Earth

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House of Coates by Brad Zellar and Alec Soth

Coffee House Press re-releases 'House of Coates'

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A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson

A Short History Of Nearly Everything | Bill Bryson

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American Lion by Jon Meecham

Jon Meacham » American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House

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Too Wicked to Tame by Sophie Jordan