Wed May 10, 2017 6:00pm
Stephen O’Shea Book Discussion
Sponsored by: The Yale Bookstore
Join us as author Stephen O’Shea visits the bookstore to discuss & sign copies of his book The Alps: A Human History from Hannibal to Heidi and Beyond .
For centuries the Alps have seen the march of armies, the flow of pilgrims and Crusaders, the feats of mountaineers, and the dreams of engineers?and some 14 million people live among their peaks today. In The Alps, Stephen O’Shea takes readers up and down these majestic mountains, battling his own fear of heights to journey through a 500-mile arc across France, Italy, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Germany, Austria, and Slovenia.
About the Author:
Stephen O’Shea is the author of several books about European history, including the acclaimed Back to the Front and Sea of Faith. He lives in Providence, Rhode Island.
- Admission: Free
- The Yale Bookstore
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- New Haven
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