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Maraniss, Nicaragua on Books & Beats

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Maraniss, Nicaragua on Books & Beats

Postby Stu Levitan » Sat Jan 16, 2010 2:25 am

Books and Beats with Stu Levitan
Jan. 17, 2009 92.1 FM The Mic
10am
It was midnight in Tasmania when I talked with Stephen Dando-Collins, Australia's favorite writer of narrative non-fiction, about his captivating account of the mid-19th century war for Nicaragua, Tycoon's War: How Cornelius Vanderbilt Invaded a Country to Overthrow America's Greatest Military Adventurer (Da Capo).
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David Maraniss, Madison's favorite journalist son, is in Kenya researching his biography of Barack Obama. But before he and Linda left, we talked about the two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner's first-ever book of collected works, Into the Story: A Writer's Journey Through Life, Politics, Sports and Loss (Simon and Schuster).

Hope you can join us.

92.1 The Mic
Madison WI
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