History Book Club Meets to Discuss The Battle of Bunker Hill at Edmond Library


Most people have heard of Bunker Hill and the role the battle there played in the American Revolution.  They’ve heard the expression, “Don’t shoot until you see the whites of their eyes.”  But what was Bunker Hill really all about?

Find out when the History Book Club meets at Edmond Library to discuss the book “ Bunker Hill: A City, a Siege, a Revolution by Nathaniel Philbrick.  The session will be led by Dr. Michael Springer, University of Central Oklahoma Associate Professor of History on March 25 at 6:30 p.m.  Edmond Library is located at 10 S. Boulevard.

 “The History Book Club has proven to be one of our most popular ongoing programs for adults,” said librarian Mary Ann Johnson.  “The books are fascinating and the discussion is always lively and intelligent. We truly appreciate UCO for helping us make this series possible.

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