THE HISTORIANS

SEPTEMBER 4, OCTOBER 2, NOVEMBER 13,  DECEMBER 4, 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Instructor: Dr. Donna McBride

The Historians reading group meets monthly to discuss books from all areas of history.  Do you want to learn more about political history?  Social history?  Military history?  This is your chance to read and discuss history books recognized by historians as the best in their discipline.  Under the expert guidance of Dr. Donna McBride, who has taught history for almost forty years at both the secondary and university levels, the Historians will be reading and discussing one book per month.  If history is your passion, your interest, or the discipline you want to know better, this group is designed for you.

 

September 4:  Roger Crowley. Empires of the Sea: the Siege of Malta, the Battle of Lepanto, and the Contest for the Center of the World
Letter of Introduction

October 2: Thomas E. Ricks. Churchill and Orwell: the Fight for Freedom
Letter of Introduction

November 13:  Christopher Knowlton. Cattle Kingdom: the Hidden History of the Cowboy West

December 4 Candice Millard. Destiny of the Republic: a Tale of Madness, Medicine, and the Murder of a President

Semester: $125, $110 Members, $50 Educator Members
Per Session: $35, $30 Members, $14 Educator Members 

 

INSTRUCTOR

DR. DONNA McBRIDE has taught history for almost forty years at both the secondary and university levels.