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"The Invisible Front: Love and Loss in an Era of Endless War"
Yochi Dreazen

Next air time: Sunday, October 26th at 8pm (ET)

Archived Programs

Programs shown in this archive cover the past year. To search for programs in earlier years, please use the search functionality above.

2014 Southern Festival of Books: Panel on War and Its Aftermath
Kenneth MacLeish; Jennifer Percy; Kayla Williams

Last aired: October 18, 2014

2014 Southern Festival of Books: Panel on War and Its Aftermath
"Predator: The Secret Origins of the Drone Revolution"
Richard Whittle

Last aired: October 12, 2014

"Predator: The Secret Origins of the Drone Revolution"
"The Invisible Soldiers: How America Outsourced Our Security"
Ann Hagedorn

Last aired: October 11, 2014

"The Invisible Soldiers: How America Outsourced Our Security"
"War of the Whales"
Joshua Horwitz

Last aired: September 28, 2014

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

Last aired: September 28, 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: September 15, 2014

"Soldier Girls: The Battles of Three Women at Home and at War"
"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

Highlights

LIVE 2014 Texas Book Festival: Day One
Multiple Authors

Next air time: Saturday, October 25th, at 11am (ET)
Approx. 7 hr.
LIVE 2014 Texas Book Festival: Day Two
Multiple Authors

Next air time: Sunday, October 26th, at 12pm (ET)
Approx. 6 hr.
After Words: Linda Tirado, "Hand to Mouth: Living in Bootstrap America"
Next air time: Saturday, October 25th, at 10pm (ET)
Approx. 55 min.
"Cosby: His Life and Times"
Mark Whitaker

Next air time: Saturday, October 25th, at 8pm (ET)
Approx. 57 min.
"Don't Wait for the Next War: A Strategy for American Growth and Global Leadership"
Wesley Clark

Next air time: Saturday, October 25th, at 9pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 5 min.
"You Lie!: The Evasions, Omissions, Fabrications, Frauds, and Outright Falsehoods of Barack Obama"
Jack Cashill

Next air time: Saturday, October 25th, at 11pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 4 min.
"Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David"
Lawrence Wright

Next air time: Sunday, October 26th, at 8:45am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 7 min.
"The Invisible Front: Love and Loss in an Era of Endless War"
Yochi Dreazen

Next air time: Sunday, October 26th, at 8pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr.
"How Google Works"
Jonathan Rosenberg; Eric Schmidt

Next air time: Sunday, October 26th, at 10pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 14 min.

Also Airing...

Saturday, October 25th

LIVE 11am (ET)
Approx. 7 hr.
2014 Texas Book Festival: Day One
Multiple Authors
8pm (ET)
Approx. 57 min.
"Cosby: His Life and Times"
Mark Whitaker

Sunday, October 26th

12am (ET)
Approx. 7 hr.
2014 Texas Book Festival: Day One
Multiple Authors
8:45am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 7 min.
"Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David"
Lawrence Wright
LIVE 12pm (ET)
Approx. 6 hr.
2014 Texas Book Festival: Day Two
Multiple Authors
10pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 14 min.
"How Google Works"
Jonathan Rosenberg; Eric Schmidt

Monday, October 27th

1am (ET)
Approx. 6 hr.
2014 Texas Book Festival: Day Two
Multiple Authors

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, Ron Paul, Mary Frances Berry, and Joan Biskupic are this year's past guests so far.

Nov 2  Michael Korda
Dec 7  Arthur Brooks  www.aei.org
Jan 4, 2015  Tavis Smiley www.tavistalks.com  @tavissmiley

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:

10/21/14    NYC: New York Historical Society, Richard Brookhiser, Founder's Son

10/21/14    Palo Alto, CA: Hoover Institution, Russ Roberts, How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life

10/22/14    NYC: The New School, Laura Auricchio, The Marquis

10/25/14    Boston Book Festival

10/26/14    San Francisco: SF Jazz Center, American Book Awards

10/27/14    Boston: JFK Library, Richard Norton Smith, On His Own Terms

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.