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Historical Fiction Book Group: “Their Finest Hour and a Half” by Lissa Evans

December 11, 2019, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Historical Fiction Book Group features scholar-led book discussions about the fictional elements and nonfictional historic and regional context of selected books.

At this session, Frank Wetta, a lecturer at Kean University, leads a discussion of “Their Finest Hour and a Half” by Lissa Evans, a story of Britain’s Ministry of Information producing a propaganda film based on the evacuation of Allied troops at Dunkirk.

Registration is requested but not required at the Historical Society of Princeton website.


Presented in partnership with the library and the Historical Society of Princeton.

Presented with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this programming do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.



December 11, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Historical Society of Princeton, Updike Farmstead
354 Quaker Road
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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