Items tagged "CLP-Downtown and Business"

Talking Books at Downtown and Business: Gettysburg: The Last Invasion

Join us for a discussion of Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (DB 77018) By Allen C Guelzo Historian chronicles the Civil War battle at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, using archives and first-person accounts. Examines the impact that specific regiments, topography, communications, and mistakes by opposing generals Robert E. Lee and George Meade had on the outcome. Gettysburg: The […]

Talking Books at Downtown and Business: People of the Book By Geraldine Brooks

Join us for a discussion of People of the Book (DB 66059) In 1996, Hanna Heath, an Australian rare-book expert, is offered the job of a lifetime: analysis and conservation of the famed Sarajevo Haggadah, which has been rescued from Serb shelling during the Bosnian war. Priceless and beautiful, the book is one of the earliest […]