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Iraq and Afghanistan-related books can be viewed found in this category.

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"Valor: Unsung Heroes from Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Home Front"
Mark Lee Greenblatt

Last aired: September 1, 2014

"Valor: Unsung Heroes from Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Home Front"
"Soldier Girls: The Battles of Three Women at Home and at War"
Helen Thorpe

Last aired: August 31, 2014

"Soldier Girls: The Battles of Three Women at Home and at War"
"War of the Whales"
Joshua Horwitz

Last aired: August 18, 2014

"War of the Whales"
"Seriously Not All Right: Five Wars in Ten Years"
Ron Capps

Last aired: July 19, 2014

"Seriously Not All Right: Five Wars in Ten Years"
"Redeployment"
Phil Klay

Last aired: July 5, 2014

"Redeployment"
"The Harlem Hellfighters"
Max Brooks

Last aired: May 26, 2014

"The Harlem Hellfighters"
"Hap Arnold: The General Who Invented the U.S. Air Force"
Bill Yenne

Last aired: February 23, 2014

"Hap Arnold: The General Who Invented the U.S. Air Force"
"Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War"
Robert Gates

Last aired: February 8, 2014

"Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War"
"Margaret Thatcher on Leadership: Lessons for American Conservatives Today"
Nile Gardiner; Stephen Thompson

Last aired: January 12, 2014

"Margaret Thatcher on Leadership: Lessons for American Conservatives Today"
Panel on How the Wounded Come Back from War with Ann Jones and Andrew Bacevich
Andrew Bacevich; Ann Jones

Last aired: January 12, 2014

Panel on How the Wounded Come Back from War with Ann Jones and Andrew Bacevich
"Vietnam: The Real War - A Photographic History by the Associated Press"
Santiago Lyon, et al.

Last aired: January 1, 2014

"Vietnam: The Real War - A Photographic History by the Associated Press"

Book TV Schedule

Monday, September 1st

12:45pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 19 min.
"The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap"
Matt Taibbi
3:15pm (ET)
Approx. 45 min.
"Blood Feud: The Clintons vs. the Obamas"
Edward Klein
7pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr.
"Blessed Experiences: Genuinely Southern, Proudly Black"
Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC)
8:30pm (ET)
Approx. 59 min.
"Price of Fame: The Honorable Clare Boothe Luce"
Sylvia Jukes Morris
11pm (ET)
Approx. 57 min.
"Obama's Enforcer: Eric Holder's Justice Department"
John Fund; Hans von Spakovsky

Tuesday, September 2nd

12am (ET)
Approx. 48 min.
Interview with Hillary Clinton, "Hard Choices"
Hillary Clinton
12:45am (ET)
Approx. 14 min.
Hillary Clinton booksigning for "Hard Choices: A Memoir"
Hillary Clinton
6:30am (ET)
Approx. 59 min.
"Price of Fame: The Honorable Clare Boothe Luce"
Sylvia Jukes Morris

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, Reza Aslan, and Ron Paul are this year's past guests so far.

Sep 7 Mary Frances Berry  www.maryfrancesberry.com
Oct 5  Joan Biskupic www.joanbiskupic.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:

August 21 -  Los Angeles: Four Seasons Hotel, Kenneth Timmerman, Dark Forces

August 21 - Chicago: Union League, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), The Way Forward in conversation with Mitt Romney           

August 30 - Washington, DC:  Walter E. Washington Convention Center, National Book Festival (LIVE)

September 8: - Cambridge, MA: Harvard Bookstore, Edward Baptist, The Half Has Never Been Told

September 9 - Asheville, NC: Malaprop's Bookstore, Karen Abbott, Liar Temptress Soldier Spy

September 15 - NYC: Barnes & Noble, Mark Obama Ndesandjo, An Obama's Journey

September 15 - Austin, TX: Bookpeople, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States

September 17 - New Canaan, CT: New Canaan Public Library, Ronald Rosbottom, When Paris Went Dark

September 17 - Ridgefield, CT: Ridgefield Library, Todd Brewster, Lincoln's Gamble

September 19 - Memphis: Civil Rights Museum, Tavis Smiley, Death of a King

September 21 - Los Angeles: Four Seasons Hotel, David Horowitz, Take No Prisoners

September 22 - Atlanta: Carter Center, Lawrence Wright, Thirteen Days in September

September 23 - Las Vegas: Mob Museum, Sylvia Longmire, Border Insecurity

September 23 - NYC: Roosevelt House, Jonathan Darman, Landslide

September 25 - Princeton, NJ: Princeton University, William Deresiewicz, Excellent Sheep

September 25 - Berkeley, CA: University of California Berkeley Journalism School, Tom Shroder, Acid Test

September 29 - Philadelphia: Free Library, Henry Kissinger, World Order

September 29 - Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University, Peter Thiel, Zero to One

September 30 - Dallas: The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, Joyce King, Exonerated

September 30 - Atlanta: Atlanta History Center, S.C. Gwynne, Rebel Yell

 

 

 

 

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.