World Leaders & Thinkers “In Their Own Words

Here is where you can experience the vast wisdom and knowledge of geniuses as interviewed by Dr. Alvin Augustus Jones. Listen to them in their own words as they share their expertise. This experience will give you strength for your journey and food for thought. Please feel free to browse the interviews listing by clicking it. Some audio and video is in Windows Media Format. To download a free Windows Media Player, click the link below. Thanks for stopping by.

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Featured Interviews

 

Thinking Differently: An Inspiring Guide For Parents of Children With Learning Disabilities with David Flink chats with Dr. Alvin

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The Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease Cookbook: Over 125 Delicious, Life-Changing, Plant-Based Recipes By Anne Crile & Jane Esselstyn chats with Dr. Alvin

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To The Edge Of The World: The Story Of The Trans-Siberian Express, The World’s Greatest Railroad By Christian Wolmar chats with Dr. Alvin

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The Sea House by Elisabeth Glifford chats with Dr. Alvin

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Harold And Jack: The Remarkable Friendship Of Prime Minister Macmillan And President Kennedy By Christopher Sandford chats with Dr. Alvin

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This is the story of the many-layered relationship between two iconic leaders of the mid-twentieth century—British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan and American President John F. Kennedy. Based on previously unquoted papers and private letters between both the leaders themselves and their families,  more than half of which are available for the first time, critically acclaimed biographer Christopher Sandford reveals a host of new insights into the ways these two very different men managed to bring order out of chaos in an age of precarious nuclear balance.

Sandford traces the emotional undercurrents that linked Macmillan and JFK—and […]

The New Indian Slow Cooker By Neela Paniz chats with Dr. Alvin

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The rich and complex flavors of classic Indian dishes like Lamb Biryani, Palak Paneer, and chicken in a creamy tomato-butter sauce can take hours to develop through such techniques as extended braising and low simmering. In The New Indian Slow Cooker, veteran cooking teacher and chef Neela Paniz revolutionizes the long, slow approach to making Indian cuisine by rethinking its traditional recipes for the slow cooker.

She showcases the best regional curries, dals made with lentils and beans, vegetable and rice sides, as well as key accompaniments like chutneys, flatbreads, raita, and fresh […]

The Rescue At Dead Dog Beach: One Man’s Quest To Find A Home For The World’s Forgotten Animals By Stephen McGarva chats with Dr. Alvin

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When Stephen McGarva and his wife moved to Puerto Rico, they hoped to find inspiration and adventure, and a break from the ordinary routine that their lives in the States had become. McGarva, an artist and adventure sportsman, was excited to pursue the boundary-pushing, adrenaline-rush activities he loved—hang gliding, scuba diving, kite surfing. One day he visited Playa Lucia, a postcard-perfect beach with shimmering white sand, palm trees, and dazzling blue water. There, instead of relaxation and fun, he found a sick and abandoned dog. This dog, and the quest to save him, transformed McGarva and […]