Cross-Examining History

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Talmage Boston holds a live cross-examination style interview of Jeff Shesol, historian, cartoonist, and author of Supreme Power: Franklin Roosevelt vs. The Supreme Court, about his newest book Mercury Rising.
Talmage Boston holds a live cross-examination style interview of Julia Sweig, historian and author of Lady Bird Johnson: Hiding In Plain Sight. "Perhaps the most underestimated First Lady of the twentieth century, Lady Bird Johnson was also on
Talmage Boston holds a live cross-examination style interview of Jason Riley, historian and author of Maverick: A Biography of Thomas Sowell. Maverick showcases Sowell's most significant writings and traces the life events that shaped his idea
Talmage Boston holds a live cross-examination style interview of Ronald C. White, historian and author of A. Lincoln, American Ulysses, and his new book Lincoln in Private. Lincoln in Private looks at Abraham Lincoln's reflections and ruminati
Talmage Boston holds a live cross-examination style interview of Walter Isaacson, bestselling author of Leonardo da Vinci and Steve Jobs. Walter Isaacson's newest book tells the story of how Nobel Prize winner Jennifer Doudna and her colleague
Talmage Boston holds a live cross-examination style interview of the legendary John Grisham, author of (among many others) A Time to Kill, The Firm, The Pelican Brief, and his newest novel, A Time For Mercy.
Talmage Boston conducts a live cross-examination style interview of David Stewart, bestselling and award-winning author of the new book "George Washington", about the political rise of America's founding father.
Talmage Boston conducts a live cross-examination style interview of David Michaelis, author of the new biography of unforgettable first lady Eleanor Roosevelt, titled "Eleanor".
Talmage Boston conducts a live cross-examination style interview of Susan Eisenhower. Susan Eisenhower is an American consultant, author, and expert on international security, space policy, energy, and relations between the Russian Federation
Talmage Boston conducts a live cross-examination style interview of David Eisenhower. David Eisenhower is an American author, public policy fellow, professor at the University of Pennsylvania, and eponym of the U.S. presidential retreat Camp D
Talmage Boston conducts a live cross-examination style interview of investigative journalist Bob Woodward, who did much of the original news reporting on Watergate, about the 2020 election. Journalist Gene Roberts called Woodward and Bernstein
Talmage Boston conducts a live cross-examination style interview of prolific historian HW Brands, two time Pulitzer Prize finalist, about his new book The Zealot and the Emancipator: John Brown, Abraham Lincoln, and the Struggle for American Fr
Talmage Boston conducts a live cross-examination style interview of Lincoln Prize winner Harold Holzer, author of The Presidents vs. the Press: The Endless Battle Between the White House and the Media, From the Founding Fathers to Fake News.
Talmage Boston conducts a live cross-examination style interview of NYT chief White House correspondent Peter Baker and Politico editor Susan Glasser about their new book, The Man Who Ran Washington: The Life and Times of James A. Baker III.
Talmage Boston conducts a live cross-examination style interview of former Secretary of State James A. Baker discussing "The Lawyer as Leader".
David Rubenstein returns to Cross-Examining History with another fascinating interview. David Rubenstein is an American businessman, investor, philanthropist, and most recently, author of The American Story: Interviews with Master Historians.
Talmage Boston holds a live Zoom meeting cross-examination style interview of the legendary John Grisham, author of (among many others) A Time to Kill, The Firm, The Pelican Brief, and his newest novel, A Time For Mercy.
Talmage Boston holds a live Zoom meeting cross-examination style interview of Nicholas Basbanes, author of Cross of Snow: A Life of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
Talmage Boston conducts a cross-examination style interview of Barry Gewen, author of The Inevitability of Tragedy: Henry Kissinger and His World.
Talmage Boston conducts a cross-examination style interview of Scott Turow. Scott Turow is the author of many bestselling works of fiction, including Testimony, Identical, Innocent, and his latest book The Last Trial. His books have been transl
Talmage Boston conducts a cross-examination style interview of Ted Widmer. Ted Widmer is an American historian, author of Martin Van Buren in The American Presidents Series and Ark of the Liberties: America and the World.
Talmage Boston conducts a live cross-examination style interview of Ken Starr. Ken Starr is an American lawyer who served as the 39th Solicitor General of the United States, known for heading the investigation of the Whitewater controversy in t
Talmage Boston conducts a live cross-examination style interview of Jerry Mitchell. Jerry Mitchell is an American investigative journalist who convinced authorities to reopen cold murder cases from the Civil Rights Era. He tells the whole sto
Talmage Boston conducts a live cross-examination style interview of Brian Kilmeade. Brian Kilmeade co-hosts Fox's morning show, Fox & Friends, and he hosts the Fox News Radio program The Brian Kilmeade Show. He is also author of 5 books, incl
Talmage Boston conducts a live cross-examination style interview of Stephen Harrigan. Stephen Harrigan is the author of Big Wonderful Thing: A History of Texas.
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