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Axelbank Reports History and Today

Evan Axelbank

"Axelbank Reports History and Today: Conversations with America’s top non-fiction authors and why their books matter right now" approaches our past and present in a way that makes anyone want to listen. National-award winning TV news reporter Evan Axelbank interviews writers of history and current events to explore how America works and how it has been shaped by both the powerful and the powerless. In conversational and engaging fashion, listeners learn about the most important events, themes and figures in American history. This podcast shows why we have no choice but to understand where we have been, to know where we are going.
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#111: Adam Mendelsohn - "Jewish Soldiers in the Civil War"January 17, 2023
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#110: Natalia Petrzela - "Fit Nation"January 10, 2023
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#109: Neal Gabler - "Against The Wind: Ted Kennedy and the Rise of Conservatism"January 03, 2023
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#108: Keri Leigh Merritt - "After Life"December 20, 2022
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#107: Andrew Rice - "The Year that Broke America"December 13, 2022
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#106: Jeremi Suri - "Civil War by Other Means"December 06, 2022
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#105: Stephen Knott - "Coming to Terms with John F. Kennedy"November 22, 2022
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#104: Bryan Appleyard - "The Car"November 15, 2022
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#103: Carole Adrienne - "Healing a Divided Nation"November 08, 2022
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#102: Paul Fischer - "The Man Who Invented Motion Pictures"November 01, 2022
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#101: Peter Baker - "The Divider"October 18, 2022
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#100: A Celebration of HistoryOctober 11, 2022
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#99: Cody Keenan: "Grace: President Obama and Ten Days in the Battle for America"October 04, 2022
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#98: Kostya Kennedy - "True: The Four Seasons of Jackie Robinson"September 20, 2022
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#97: James Kirchick - "Secret City"September 13, 2022
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#96: Leah Sottile - "When the Moon Turns to Blood"August 23, 2022
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#95: Eric Jay Dolin - "Rebels at Sea"August 16, 2022
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#94: Justin Tinsley - "It Was All a Dream"August 09, 2022
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#93: Natalie Jacobson - "Natalie Jacobson Reporting"August 02, 2022
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#92: Daniel Levy - "Manhattan Phoenix"July 19, 2022
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#91: Marc Lamont Hill and Todd Brewster - "Seen and Unseen"July 12, 2022
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#90: Mark Arsenault - "The Imposter's War"July 05, 2022
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#89: Philip Dray - "A Lynching at Port Jervis"June 21, 2022
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#88: A.J. Baime - "White Lies"June 14, 2022
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#87: Kate Clifford Larson - "Walk with Me"June 07, 2022
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