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Impertinent Questions

Jane Leavy

Mickey Mantle Biographer Jane Leavy Really Doesn’t like the Designated-hitter Rule.

But she loves baseball and complicated heroes

Paula A. Michaels

Impertinent Questions with Paula A. Michaels

On the Soviet experiment that became Lamaze.   

Annegret Fauser

Impertinent Questions with Annegret Fauser

How music was used and appreciated during World War II.

Jack Russell Weinstein

Impertinent Questions with Jack Russell Weinstein

On the long reach of Adam Smith.

Portrait of Martha Jefferson Randolph

Impertinent Questions with Cynthia A. Kierner

On the devoted oldest daughter of Thomas Jefferson.

Frank Christianson

Impertinent Questions with Frank Christianson

The life and legends of William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody.

Donald S. Lopez Jr.

Impertinent Questions with Donald S. Lopez Jr.

Donald S. Lopez Jr. on Europe's introduction to the Buddhist "way of life." 

Craig Koslofsky

Impertinent Questions with Craig Koslofsky

On the political and social revolution of lighting up the night.

Robert Louis Wilken

Impertinent Questions with Robert Louis Wilken

On the first thousand, tumultuous years of Christianity.

Susan Heuck Allen

Impertinent Questions with Susan Heuck Allen

Classists become spies for OSS in World War II Greece.