Simon Winchester Book Signing: The Men Who United the States

Simon Winchester Book Signing: The Men Who United the States

Tue, 26/11/2013 - 17:30

We are delighted to welcome back Catz alumnus and New York Times bestselling author, Simon Winchester (1963, Geology) to explore the extraordinary story of how America was united into a single nation – the subject of his latest book The Men Who United the States.

How did America become ‘one nation, indivisible’? What unified a growing number of disparate states into the modern country we recognize today? Has the historic work of uniting one of the most powerful nations on earth succeeded?

Follow in the footsteps of America’s most essential explorers, thinkers, and innovators, and discover how they played a pivotal role in creating today’s United States.

Talk on the book to be followed by drinks and book signing.

Time: 5.30pm - attendees seated by 5.20pm

Venue: Mary Sunley Lecture Theatre, St Catherine's College

Guests: Open event, all welcome.

Cost: No Charge

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