Booktalk: “The River of Doubt” by Candace Millard

This river is a tributary of the mighty Amazon. It snakes through one of the world’s most treacherous jungles and it’s where President Teddy Roosevelt and his group, including one of his sons, attempted to travel its unmapped length a […]

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Booktalk: UCLA Professor Peter Nabokov

“How the World Moves: The Odyssey of an American Indian Family” This is a biography about Edward Proctor Hunt, an American Indian, who was born in a New Mexican pueblo in 1861.  He famously gave the Smithsonian in the 1920s […]

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