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From March 19 show: For more on the previously classified maps discussed in our Last Look, you can visit the CIA Flickr account here.
From October 2 show: Joseph Lelyveld’s “His Final Battle: The Last Months of Franklin Roosevelt” is Fareed’s book of the week. “Lelyveld tells the gripping story of a man at the peak of his power, literally running the world, but whose heart was steadily collapsing. You know how it ends, but because of the intelligence and empathy of the author and very good writing, you will not be able to put this book down.”
From September 25 show: Fareed’s book of the week is Jonathan Tepperman’s “The Fix: How Nations Survive and Thrive in a World of Decline.”
From August 7 show: Fareed’s book of the week is “ISIS: A History,” by Fawaz Gerges. Fareed says: “This is quite simply the definitive book on the group by a very smart, well-informed guide to the region.”
From July 10 show: Fareed’s book of the week is Bryan Stevenson’s “Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption.”
From June 19 show: Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s “Crime and Punishment” is Fareed’s book of the week.
From June 5 show: Fareed’s book of the week is Ruchir Sharma’s “The Rise and Fall of Nations.”
From May 22 show: “The American President,” by William E. Leuchtenburg, is Fareed’s book of the week.
From May 15 show: The book of the week is Rana Foroohar’s “Makers and Takers: The Rise of Finance and the Fall of American Business.”
From May 8 show: This week’s book of the week is Joshua Cooper Ramo’s “The Seventh Sense.”
From August 30 show:
Make a rhino, save a species? For more information on efforts by Robert Breare and Jan Stejskal to “develop the IVF techniques needed for a new generation of northern white rhino,” visit their GoFundMe page here.
From July 26 show: