WCHAS History Book Club

History Book Club (5)

The Winnebago County Historical & Archaeological Society book club meets the last Tuesday of each month at 6:00 pm in the Morgan House. Email us for information on joining- WinnebagoHistoricalSociety@gmail.com 

*Book Club will not have a June meeting. The discussion for the Ron Chernow book, Alexander Hamilton, will be held July 25th.

2017 Schedule

January– Salt: A World History – Mark Kurlansky

February– Devil in the White City – Erik Larson

March– The Girls of Atomic City – Denise Kiernan

April– Undaunted Courage: The Pioneering First Mission to Explore America’s Wild Frontier – Stephen Ambrose

May-The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America – Andrés Reséndez

*June & July Alexander Hamilton – Ron Chernow

August-A Square Meal: A Culinary History of the Great Depression – Jane Ziegelman, Andrew Coe

September-Nothing Like It in the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-69 – Stephen Ambrose

October-Neither Snow nor Rain: A History of the United States Postal Service – Devin Leonard

November– The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl –  Timothy Egan

December– The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt’s Darkest Journey – Candice Millard