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Silent Spring Revolution can be preordered right here (please remember to mention “pickup at event” in the instructions field when you preorder the book) OR the book will be available for purchase at the event.


Saturday, November 19 at 3:00 p.m. Book Talk and Signing with Douglas Brinkley. Join us as we hear from Douglas Brinkley, renowned presidential biographer and historian, about his latest book, Silent Spring Revolution: John F. Kennedy, Rachel Carson, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, and the Great Environmental Awakening. Douglas Brinkley is an American author, Katherine Tsanoff Brown Chair in Humanities, and professor of history at Rice University. Brinkley is the history commentator for CNN, Presidential Historian for the New York Historical Society, and a contributing editor to the magazine Vanity Fair. Mattison Auditorium, Kent School, Kent, CT. Co-sponsored by Kent Memorial Library, Cornwall Land Trust, Housatonic Valley Association, Kent Land Trust, Northwest CT Land Conservancy, Steep Rock Association and Warren Land Trust. Free & Open to the Public.