Love history? Love reading about it? Does meeting and discussing books with people of similar interests sound like a great way to spend an hour or two? Then come to Lancaster Public Library’s History Book Club. The titles selected will be written by eminent historians and will also be eminently readable. They can cover any country or era. You will help decide future selections. The History Book Club meets the first Wednesday of the month at 6pm.
History Book Club 2017
March 1st Revolution on the Husdson: NYC and the Hudson River in the War for Independence by George C. Daughan
April 5th The Real Lincoln by Thomas J DiLorenzo
May 3rd King Leopold's Ghost by Adam Hochschild
June 7th Proud Tower by Barbara Tuchman
July 5th The Fall of the Ottomans: The Great War in the Middle East by Eugene Rogan
August 2nd The Balkans: A Short History by Mark Mazower
September 6th Spain in Our Hearts by Adam Hochschild
October 4th The Oil Kings: How the U.S., Iran, and Saudi Arabia Changed the Balance of Power in the Middle East by Andrew Scott Cooper
November 1st Guns, Germs and Steel by Jared Diamond
December 6th Peoples History of the US by Howard Zinn
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