VB Reads...The Armchair Historians

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

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Book lovers, you have heard the old adage "Those who don't know history are doomed to repeat it!" We meet the second Monday of every month from 7pm to 8:30pm in the Writers' Corner at Village Books to chat, discuss, and dissect the most current and interesting history being written. We will cover all eras and topics in our quest to "know history". Join us! Authors do NOT attend.

Monday, January 8th, 7:00pm

Over the Edge of the World by Laurence Bergreen

Ferdinand Magellan's daring circumnavigation of the globe in the sixteenth century was a three-year odyssey filled with sex, violence, and amazing adventure. Now in Over the Edge of the World, prize-winning biographer and journalist Laurence Bergreen entwines a variety of candid, firsthand accounts, bringing to life this groundbreaking and majestic tale of discovery that changed both the way explorers would henceforth navigate the oceans and history itself.

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Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780060936389
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - November 2nd, 2004

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