Give Me Liberty: A History of America’s Exceptional Idea
- Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2019
- Time: 12:00 pm
- Location: William G. McGowan Theater
In Give Me Liberty, award-winning historian Richard Brookhiser offers up an inspiring story of American nationalism as it has evolved over 400 years. He examines America’s history through 12 documents that made the United States a new country in a new world: a free country. We are what we are because of them; we stay true to what we are by staying true to them. A book signing follows the program.
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