The British Are Coming
Known for his riveting trilogy about World War II and a host of other esteemed military history works, multiple Pulitzer Prize-winning author Rick Atkinson kicks off his new Revolution Trilogy with a compelling look at the first twenty-one months of the American Revolutionary War. The British Are Coming recounts untold stories of the early conflict and presents fascinating revelations about characters such as Benjamin Franklin, Nathanael Greene, Henry Knox, and George Washington. In this gripping saga, which is told from the British perspective, "Rick Atkinson has given stirring new life to the first act of our country's creation drama."
Author's Reception - 6 pm - Cost $30, includes signed copy of book.
Lecture - 7 pm - FREE
Register to attend the reception by calling 214.523.2240 or by firstname.lastname@example.org.
Presented in partnership with Highland Park United Methodist Church, Friends of the Highland Park Library and Friends of the SMU Libraries. A book signing follows the presentation for those who choose to purchase books.