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World War II

When Big Ben tolls DONG,DONG,DONG, This is London Calling----August 20, 1940 "Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few." The Group will meet on the third Saturday of the month at 10:30 a.m.
The group is currently accepting new participants. Please contact Peter Mongeau if you have further questions.
We offer meetings through a virtual platform and in-person with a hybrid connection. Please contact the group moderator with questions.

2022–2023 Schedule

  • Jul. 16: Victor Davis Hanson, The Second World Wars: How the First Global Conflict Was Fought and Won 
    Aug. 20: Peter Clark, Churchill's Britain: From the Antrim Coast to the Isle of Wight 
    Sep 17: Charles R. Gallagher, Nazis of Copley Square: The Forgotten Story of the Christian Front
  • Oct. 15: Chester Nez, Code Talker
  • Nov. 19: Sean McMeekin, Stalin’s War: A New History of WWII, pps. 1–347
    Dec. 17: Sean McMeekin, Stalin’s War: A New History of WWII, pps. 347–650
    Jan. 21: Walter Ford Carter, No Greater Sacrifice, No Greater Love
    Feb. 18: Virginia Cowles, Looking For Trouble
    Mar. 18: Malcolm Gladwell, The Bomber Mafia
    Apr. 15: Joseph Balkoski, Omaha Beach: D-day June 6, 1944
    May 20: Srinath Raghaven, India's War: World War II and the Making of Modern South Asia
    Jun. 17: Michael Neiberg, When France Fell: the Vichy Crisis and the Fate of the Anglo-American Alliance