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"The Road to Global Prosperity"
Michael Mandelbaum

Next air time: Monday, July 28th at 2am (ET)

"The Road to Global Prosperity"

Archived Programs

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"Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises"
Timothy Geithner

Last aired: July 14, 2014

"Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises"
"Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt"
Michael Lewis

Last aired: July 5, 2014

"Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt"
"The Road to Global Prosperity"
Michael Mandelbaum

Last aired: June 22, 2014

"The Road to Global Prosperity"
"Capitalism: A Ghost Story"
Arundhati Roy

Last aired: June 1, 2014

"Capitalism: A Ghost Story"
"The Up Side of Down: Why Failing Well Is the Key to Success"
Megan McArdle

Last aired: April 20, 2014

"The Up Side of Down: Why Failing Well Is the Key to Success"
"Fragile by Design: The Political Origins of Banking Crises and Scarce Credit"
Charles Calomiris; Stephen Haber

Last aired: April 19, 2014

"Fragile by Design: The Political Origins of Banking Crises and Scarce Credit"
Books on the Federal Budget
Multiple Authors

Last aired: March 17, 2014

Books on the Federal Budget
Saru Jayaraman, "Behind the Kitchen Door"
Saru Jayaraman

Last aired: January 1, 2014

Saru Jayaraman, "Behind the Kitchen Door"
Books on Consumerism in America
Multiple Authors

Last aired: December 16, 2013

Books on Consumerism in America
Books on the U.S. Federal Budget and Debt
Multiple Authors

Last aired: December 9, 2013

"The American Way of Poverty: How the Other Half Still Lives"
Sasha Abramsky

Last aired: November 2, 2013

"The American Way of Poverty: How the Other Half Still Lives"
Books on the Federal Reserve Chairman
Multiple Authors

Last aired: October 21, 2013

"Fate of the States: The New Geography of American Prosperity"
Meredith Whitney

Last aired: September 29, 2013

"Fate of the States: The New Geography of American Prosperity"
"Forget a Mentor, Find a Sponsor: The New Way to Fast-Track Your Career"
Sylvia Ann Hewlett

Last aired: September 28, 2013

"Forget a Mentor, Find a Sponsor: The New Way to Fast-Track Your Career"
"Money, Gold, and History"
Lewis Lehrman

Last aired: September 8, 2013

"Money, Gold, and History"
Book TV at FreedomFest: Max Borders, "Superwealth"
Max Borders

Last aired: August 26, 2013

Book TV at FreedomFest: Max Borders, "Superwealth"
"Balance: The Economics of Great Powers from Ancient Rome to Modern America"
Glenn Hubbard; Tim Kane

Last aired: August 19, 2013

"Balance: The Economics of Great Powers from Ancient Rome to Modern America"
Books on Economic Recovery
Multiple Authors

Last aired: August 5, 2013

Books on Economic Recovery

Book TV Schedule

Highlights

Book TV at Pepperdine University: Angela Hawken, "Marijuana Legalization: What Everyone Needs to Know"
Angela Hawken

Next air time: Saturday, July 26th, at 4:30pm (ET)
Approx. 23 min.
2014 Eagle Forum Colleagians Leadership Summit - Part I
Multiple Authors

Next air time: Saturday, July 26th, at 12pm (ET)
Approx. 2 hr. 33 min.
"Making David into Goliath: How the World Turned Against Israel"
Joshua Muravchik

Next air time: Saturday, July 26th, at 7pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr.
"When Men Betray"
Webb Hubbell

Next air time: Saturday, July 26th, at 8pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 9 min.
"Lords of the Sky: Fighter Pilots and Air Combat, from the Red Baron to the F-16"
Dan Hampton

Next air time: Saturday, July 26th, at 9:15pm (ET)
Approx. 44 min.
"Assault and Flattery: The Truth About the Left and Their War on Women"
Katie Pavlich

Next air time: Saturday, July 26th, at 11pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 10 min.
2014 Eagle Forum Colleagians Leadership Summit - Part II
Multiple Authors

Next air time: Sunday, July 27th, at 2pm (ET)
Approx. 2 hr.
"The Frackers: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters"
Gregory Zuckerman

Next air time: Sunday, July 27th, at 4:30pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 43 min.
"The Taliban Revival: Violence and Extremism on the Pakistan-Afghanistan Frontier"
Hassan Abbas

Next air time: Sunday, July 27th, at 7:30pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 33 min.
"The People vs. Barack Obama: The Criminal Case Against the Obama Administration"
Ben Shapiro

Next air time: Sunday, July 27th, at 10pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 2 min.
"West of the Revolution: An Uncommon History of 1776"
Claudio Saunt

Next air time: Sunday, July 27th, at 11pm (ET)
Approx. 56 min.

Also Airing...

Saturday, July 26th

8:45am (ET)
Approx. 51 min.
FreedomFest 2014: Mary Ruwart and Jeff Waddoups on the Minimum Wage Law
Mary Ruwart; Jeff Waddoups
9:45am (ET)
Approx. 55 min.
"How Could This Happen: Explaining the Holocaust"
Dan McMillan
10:45am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 14 min.
2014 Harlem Book Fair: Panel on Multicultural Book Publishing
Veronica Creech; Pat Cummings; Hannah Ehrlich; Wade Hudson; Brian Kenney; Vanesse Lloyd Sgambati; Mutiya Vision
12pm (ET)
Approx. 2 hr. 33 min.
2014 Eagle Forum Colleagians Leadership Summit - Part I
Multiple Authors
2:30pm (ET)
Approx. 26 min.
"On My Watch - Leadership, Innovation, and Personal Resilience"
Martha Johnson
3pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 27 min.
"Iran and the United States: An Insider's View on the Failed Past and the Road to Peace"
Seyed Hossein Mousavian
6pm (ET)
Approx. 57 min.
Encore Booknotes: "Posterity: Letters of Great Americans to Their Children"
Dorie McCullough Lawson
7pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr.
"Making David into Goliath: How the World Turned Against Israel"
Joshua Muravchik
8pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 9 min.
"When Men Betray"
Webb Hubbell
11pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 10 min.
"Assault and Flattery: The Truth About the Left and Their War on Women"
Katie Pavlich

Sunday, July 27th

12:15am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 5 min.
"Poison Spring: The Secret History of Pollution and the EPA"
E.G. Vallianatos
1:30am (ET)
Approx. 45 min.
"Sally Ride: America's First Woman in Space"
Lynn Sherr
4:45am (ET)
Approx. 28 min.
FreedomFest 2014: P.J. O'Rourke, Charles Murray, and John Allison on Big Government
John Allison; Charles Murray; P.J. O'Rourke
5:15am (ET)
Approx. 53 min.
"Capital in the Twenty-First Century" & "A Fighting Chance"
Thomas Piketty; Sen. Elizabeth Warren
8:30am (ET)
Approx. 59 min.
2014 Harlem Book Fair: Conversation with Tracey Syphax
Elizabeth Nunez; Altura Salinardi; Tracey Syphax
9:30am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 5 min.
FreedomFest 2014: The Big Debate: Dinesh D'Souza v. Dan McCarthy on American Foreign Policy
Dinesh D'Souza; Dan McCarthy
10:45am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 7 min.
"Dead Men Ruling: How to Restore Fiscal Freedom and Rescue Our Future"
Eugene Steuerle
2pm (ET)
Approx. 2 hr.
2014 Eagle Forum Colleagians Leadership Summit - Part II
Multiple Authors
4pm (ET)
Approx. 26 min.
2014 Harlem Book Fair: State of African American Literature
Malaika Adero
4:30pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 43 min.
"The Frackers: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters"
Gregory Zuckerman
6:15pm (ET)
Approx. 46 min.
2014 Gaithersburg Book Festival: Panel on the Book Industry
multiple panelists
11pm (ET)
Approx. 56 min.
"West of the Revolution: An Uncommon History of 1776"
Claudio Saunt

Monday, July 28th

2am (ET)
Approx. 55 min.
"The Road to Global Prosperity"
Michael Mandelbaum
4:45am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 10 min.
"Assault and Flattery: The Truth About the Left and Their War on Women"
Katie Pavlich
6am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 19 min.
"The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap"
Matt Taibbi

Upcoming Programs

IN DEPTH

In Depth is Book TV's monthly interview/call-in program with an author featuring his or her body of work.  It's LIVE on the first Sunday of every month.    Mark Levin, Bonnie Morris, Peniel Joseph, Bing West, Luis Rodriguez, Amity Shlaes, and Reza Aslan are this year's past guests so far.

Aug 3 Ron Paul  www.ronpaulchannel.com
Sep 7 Mary Frances Berry  www.maryfrancesberry.com
 You can watch all past In Depths online by using the "Search" function in the upper left hand corner of this website.

EVENT COVERAGE

Here are some events that Book TV will be covering in the coming weeks:

July 22: DC, Heritage Foundation                                  Joshua Muravchik, Making David Into Goliath
July 22: NYC, Roosevelt House                                     Sylvia Jukes Morris, Price of Fame
July 22: Ann Arbor, MI, Nicola's Books                         Juan Cole, The New Arabs
July 23:  NYC, Bryant Park Reading Series                  Michael Wolraich, Unreasonable Men
July 23:  Birmingham, AL, Alabama Theatre                  Marja Mills, The Mockingbird Next Door
July 24:  Mountain View, CA, Computer History Museum  Michael Malone, The Intel Trinity
July 24:  Oakland, CA, Independent Institute               Stephen Holbrook, Gun Control in the Third Reich
July 26:  Brooklyn, NY, Sistas' Place                              Gerald Horne, The Counter-Revolution of 1776 & Race to Revolution
July 31:  Southampton, NY, Rogers Memorial Library  Lawrence Goldstone, Birdmen 

FAIRS AND FESTIVALS

Book TV covers many book festivals each year, many of them LIVE.  In 2014, our festival coverage will include book festivals in Tucson, Los Angeles, Chicago, Charlottesville, New York, Freedom Fest in Vegas, Brooklyn, the Roosevelt Reading Festival in Hyde Park, NY, Harlem Book Festival, the Texas Book Festival and Miami Book Fair International in November.  You can watch those we've already covered online.  Find them using the "Search" button in the upper lefthand corner of this homepage.

For a complete list of upcoming book festivals, click on the BOOK FAIRS tab at the top of the page.