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The Man Who Made the Movies: The Meteoric Rise and Tragic Fall of William Fox
Vanda Krefft
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Thomas L. Whigham
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Podcast #66 is up!

Nathaniel Bowditch and the Power of Numbers: How a Nineteenth-Century Man of Business, Science, and the Sea Changed American Life - Tamara Plakins Thornton

My latest podcast is up on the New Books Network website! In it, I interview Tamara Plakins Thornton about her biography of the mathematician and businessman Nathaniel Bowditch (which I reviewed here). Enjoy!