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Books Related to Athenæum Events Winter 2017

Listed below are books relevant to some of the topics presented this autumn. We have not included the books featured at the event—as everyone can easily find those. This is only a small sampling of suggestions; please feel free to browse the shelves where these books are to discover more.

Martini Movie Night: Roberta, Thursday, January 5, 2017, 5:30–8:00 p.m.​

A Look Inside the Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science, Monday, January 9, 2017, 6:00–7:00 p.m.​

The City Baker’s Guide to Country Living, Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 12:00–1:00 p.m.

The Remarkable Nature of Edward Lear, Thursday, January 19, 2017, 12:00–1:00 p.m.

Old Whiskey and Young Women: American True Crime Tales of Murder, Sex and Scandal, Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 12:00–1:00 p.m​.

Cook’s Science, Thursday, January 26, 2017, 6:00–7:00 p.m.​

Emmanuel Music Presents Mendelssohn and Wolf, Thursday, February 2, 2017, 6:00–7:00 p.m.​

The (Modern) Art of War, Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 6:00–7:00 p.m.

Taking Action: The Reach and Limits of Presidential Directives, Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 12:00–1:00 p.m.​

Stories from the Great Transition: How the Arts Prepare Us for Life in the Time of Climate Change, Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 6:00–7:00 p.m.​

Larz and Isabel Anderson: Wealth and Celebrity in the Gilded Age, Thursday, February 16, 2017, 12:00–1:00 p.m.​

ECCE at the Athenæum: An Evening of Music on Social Justice, Monday, February 20, 2017, 6:00–7:00 p.m.​

Lincoln’s White House, Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 12:00–1:00 p.m.​

A Revolution in Color: The World of John Singleton Copley, Monday, February 27, 2017, 6:00–7:00 p.m.​

The Art and Craft of Translation, Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 6:00–7:00 p.m.

Boston’s Journalism Trail, Monday, March 13, 2017, 6:00–7:00 p.m.​

Robert Gould Shaw and the Shaw Memorial, Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 6:00–7:00 p.m.​

Fallen Glory: The Lives and Deaths of History's Greatest Buildings, Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 12:00–1:00 p.m.​

Three Duos and a Trio, Sunday, March 19, 2017, 1:00–2:00 p.m.​

The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the Birth of American Empire, Tuesday, March 21, 2017, 12:00–1:00 p.m.​

Bravo! Brava!: Gender, Opera, and The Marriage of Figaro, Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 6:30–7:30 p.m.​