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History Book Group

Sep 03, 2019 to Sep 03, 2019 7 - 8pm

History Book Group FinalHistory Book Group

1st Tuesday of the Month, 7-8 pm
For Adults
Library Conference Room ATTN: Sept 3 moved upstairs to Community Rooms A/B

Reading fiction and non-fiction books about history. New members always welcome.

Questions? Contact Kay Klocko at 215-628-8744 or via our contact page.

Upcoming Books

  • August: No meeting.
  • September 3: In the garden of beasts : love, terror, and an American family in Hitler’s Berlin / Erik Larson.
  • October 1: Kon-Tiki : across the Pacific by raft / Thor Heyerdahl ; translated by F.H. Lyon.
  • November 5: The alienist / Caleb Carr.
  • December 3: The coldest winter : America and the Korean War / David Halberstam.
  • January 7: In a sunburned country / Bill Bryson.
  • February 4: Team of rivals : the political genius of Abraham Lincoln / Doris Kearns .
  • March 3: Isaac’ s storm : a man, a time, and the deadliest hurricane in history / Erik Larson .
  • April 7: The path between the seas : the creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914 / David McCullough.
  • May 5: King Leopold’ s ghost : a story of greed , terror, and heroism in colonial Africa / Adam Hochschild
  • June 2: The lost city of the Monkey God : a true story / Douglas Preston.

Upcoming books, especially those six months out, may change depending on group needs.

No registration.