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Around Cincinnati
5:00 am
Fri December 26, 2014

A new book looks at the early life of Henry David Thoreau

The Adventures of Henry Thoreau: A Young Man's Unlikely Path to Walden Pond tells the story of how the young man who had trouble holding a job became an early voice in the environmental movement. The author, Michael Sims, is on the phone with our Kelly Blewett to talk about Thoreau’s early years, before Walden Pond.

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Thu December 18, 2014

The history of the important Miami and Erie Canal detailed in a new book from Arcadia Publishing

  

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Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Mon December 15, 2014

The art and politics of the 50's TV western "Have Gun-Will Travel" is explored in a new book

  For a long time, in most parts of the world, people saw Americans as cowboys. Mainly because that'’s how we saw ourselves. From 1955 to 1964, adult Westerns made up as much as 25% of all prime-time television. Wagon Train, Maverick, Gunsmoke, Bonanza, and dozens of other programs painted the rough justice of the American West. At least the popular version of it.

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Around Cincinnati
5:00 am
Fri December 12, 2014

Dennis McNally's new book, "On Highway 61," tells the story of music during the turbulent1960's

On Highway 61 is the new book from Dennis McNally, subtitled Music, Race, and the Evolution of Cultural Freedom, and he’s on the phone with David Lewis to talk about the importance of music during the 1960’s civil rights turbulence.

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Thu December 11, 2014

We're talking about the important skill of listening

  

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