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The Bookman's Corner Past Programs

Title: Total Recovery: Solving the Mystery of Chronic Pain and Depression

Author: Dr. Gary Kaplan

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In Total Recovery, Dr. Gary Kaplan argues that we've been thinking about disease all wrong.

Title: Heart to Heart

Author: C. Bruce Johnson

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12 people discover better lives after their heart attacks.

Title: Circle Of Treason: A CIA account of traitor Aldrich Ames and the men he betrayed.

Author: Sandra Grimes

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While there have been other books about Aldrich Ames, Circle of Treason is the first account written by CIA agents.

Title: A Trust Betrayed

Author: Mike Magner

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Untold story of Camp Lejuene and the poisoning of generations of Marines and their families.

Title: The Men Who Lost America

Author: Andrew Jackson O'Shaughnessy

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British leadership, the American Revolution and the fate of the Empire.

Title: Beyond Jefferson's Vines: The Evolution of Quality Wine in Virginia

Author: Richard C. Leahy

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For 30 years, Thomas Jefferson grew grapes in his Monticello vineyards in hopes of producing fine wine --but to no avail. Today that has completely changed.

Title: A Desperate Man

Author: Claes G. Ryn

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A highly acclaimed, riveting drama and a haunting picture of America. Could two people be more enviable than Richard and Helen Bittenberg?

Title: Caravaggio: A Life Sacred and Profane

Author: Andrew Graham-Dixon

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Andrew Graham-Dixon explores Caravaggio's staggering artistic achievements, delving into the original Italian sources to create a masterful profile of the mercurial painter.

Title: The Broken Circle

Author: David P. Bridges

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The Broken Circle, a novel about the American Civil War, sets up the paradoxical inner conflict of saving life as a doctor versus destroying life as a soldier.

Title: How to Love

Author: Gordon Livingston M.D.

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Dr. Livingston's primary focus in this book is on helping us to recognize in ourselves constellations of character traits and what those traits imply in relationships.

Title: The Devil's Waters

Author: David L. Robbins

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In this novel, a giant freighter in the Gulf of Aden holds secret cargo that could bring down the governments of four nations. When Somali pirates grab the ship, the order comes down: get the freighter back, at all costs.

Title: Human Dignity and the Future of Global Institutions

Author: Mark P. Lagon

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What does human dignity mean and what role should it play in guiding the mission of international institutions?

Title: The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority

Author: Patrick J. Buchanan

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Patrick J. Buchanan tells the definitive story of Nixon's resurrection from the political graveyard and his rise to the presidency.

Title: Folks, this ain't normal

Author: Joel Salatin

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A farmer's advice for happier hens, healthier people, and a better world.

Title: A Sweet World of White House Desserts

Author: Roland Mesnier

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From Blown Sugar Baskets to Gingerbread Houses...A Pastry Chef Remembers

Title: In the Graveyard of Empires: America's War in Afghanistan

Author: Seth G. Jones

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A definitive account of the American experience in Afghanistan from the rise of the Taliban to the depths of the insurgency.

Title: Bay and Her Boys

Author: Bay Buchanan

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Unexpected lessons I've learned as a single Mom.

Title: Stalin's Secret Agents: The Subversion of Roosevelt's Government

Author: M. Stanton Evans

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A riveting account of the widespread infiltration of the federal government by Stalin's "agents of influence" and the damage they inflicted will shock readers.

Title: Fire And Forget

Author: Roy Scranton

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Searing stories from the war zones of Aghanistan and Iraq by warrior writers from the USA.

Title: The Secrets Of The FBI

Author: Ronald Kessler

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Ronald Kessler reveals the FBI's most closely guarded secrets and the secrets of celebrities, politicians, and movie stars uncovered by agents during their investigations.

Title: Wiliam F. Buckley, JR.: The Maker of a Movement

Author: Lee Edwards

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Lee Edwards, himself a conservative icon, describes in beautiful and concise prose the brilliance that was Buckley.

Title: Who's Counting?

Author: Hans Von Spakovsky

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How Fraudsters and Bureaucrats Put Your Vote at Risk.

Title: Backstage at the Lincoln Assassination: The Untold Story of the Actors and Stagehands at Ford's Theatre

Author: Thomas A. Bogar

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