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Self-made Gangster Exclusively Reveals All to His Nephew

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Tue, Jun 17 2014 - 5:15pm

Bruce Farrell Rosen, Author, Bombed in His Bed: Confessions of Jewish Gangster Myer Rush; Banker Read more »

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Book Discussion: Caesar's Commentaries: On The Gallic War and On The Civil War by Julius Caesar

Mon, Jun 23 2014 - 5:30pm

There was a time when Latin was a widespread educational rite of passage starting with "Veni, vidi, vici." This discussion will focus on the English translation of the Commentaries by Julius Caesar, one of the most important persons of his age, some would say second only to Jesus Christ. Caesar's Commentaries are required reading at U.S. Service Academies, where they are still considered relevant even in this high-tech, jet, drone, smart bomb, guided-missiles age. Read more »

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Robert Kennedy: His Life

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Thu, Nov 16 2000

Thomas, Evan- Assistant managing editor, Newsweek; author, "Robert Kennedy: His Life"

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The Golden Age

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Tue, Oct 10 2000

Lesser, Wenday- Editor, The Threepenny Review
Vidal, Gore- Author, "The Golden Age"

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Taking America's Past into the Future

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Thu, May 4 2000

Moe, Richard- President, National Trust for Historic Preservation

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Henry R. Nau: Conservative Internationalism: What Is It and Why Do We Need It? (2/20/14)

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Henry R. Nau, Professor, Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University; Former Member, President Ronald Reagan’s National Security Council; Author, Conservative Internationalism: Armed Diplomacy under Jefferson, Polk, Truman, and Reagan

Kori Schake, Research fellow, Hoover Institution – Moderator

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The San Francisco LGBT Struggle for Freedom Revisited: Catholic Power and the Right to the City

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Mon, Aug 25 2014 - 6:00pm

Bill Issel, Professor of History Emeritus, San Francisco State University Read more »

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