EventKeeper : Tell a Friend
Books Sandwiched In

Monday February 8, 2021
12:00 PM until 1:00 PM

The Reconstruction Presidents, by Brooks D. Simpson, presented by Rob Dickson.
In this work, author Brooks Simpson, a very well published author on the subject, looks at Reconstruction from the perspectives of Presidents Lincoln, Johnson, Grant, and Hayes. It deals with the nearly intractable, hopelessly thorny national problem of just how should America become one country again after a terrible Civil War without carrying the scars forever. Simpson looks closely into the manner in which these four presidents handled the re-knitting of the political and social national fabric and finds that their own personal styles had a great deal to do with their successes and failures. Simpson shines light on a poorly understood, but critical era of American history whose echoes can be heard today.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 340 506 1738
Passcode: 682539
One tap mobile
+19292056099,,3405061738#,,,,,,0#,,682539# US (New York)
+13017158592,,3405061738#,,,,,,0#,,682539# US (Washington D.C)

Dial by your location
        +1 929 205 6099 US (New York)
        +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington D.C)
        +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
        +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
        +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)
        +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
Meeting ID: 340 506 1738
Passcode: 682539
Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kBkyL5QUA

Location: Online Program
Click here to go to the Schenectady County Library calendar.

[ Recipient's Email Address ] (You can enter up to 6 addresses separated by commas.)


Please type the word wingnut in the following field.   
This page last updated : EK/TK MAP2 2021.01.13 - 11:00 AM
Contact us or visit our EventKeeper web site.