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Writing and Travel: 10 Books on Traversing America

Nonfiction books by Joan Didion, Ken Ilgunas, David Owen, and more tell evocative tales of traversing America, from the Colorado River to Alaska.

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4 Books That Showcase Different Perspectives on World War II

As with many stories we tell about ourselves, the truth about World War II is far more complicated than can be captured in a soundbite culture.

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19 ‘Great American Read’ Picks That Have Been Made Into Classic Movies

"The Great American Read" premieres Tuesday, May 22 at 8/7c on PBS stations. Here's a sneak peek at nominated books have been adapted into classic movies.

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Lawrence Wright Demonstrates That Texas is a State of Multitudes

A look at how Lawrence Wright, longtime Texan and Texas insider, has taken Texas’s archetypes and explored them on a refreshingly human scale.

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The Untold Story of America’s Efforts to Save the Jews of Europe

Rebecca Erbelding, author of Rescue Board, shares how the War Refugee Board, the JDC, and other organizations helped to save Hungarian Jews during WWII.

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10 Books That Everyone Needs to Read in the Age of Trump

These ten riveting books all touch on pertinent issues in today's America, and for that reason alone, they're worth a read.