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History Book Club

The History Book Club meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 7:00 in the Ames Meeting Room. All readers are welcome to join.  The Library works to provide copies of the books being discussed. Copies of the current selection are available at the front desk.   

Dec 10 The Ornament of the World: How Muslims, Jews and Christians Created a Culture of Tolerance in Medieval Spain, by Maria Rosa Menocal

Jan 14  The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism, by Edward E. Baptist - read the first half

Feb 11 The Half Has Never Been Told... by Edward E. Baptist - read the second half

Mar 10 Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century, by George Packer (discuss the first half)

Apr 14 Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century, by George Packer (discuss the second half)