BOOKS AND LECTURES

Book Talk: The Last of the Doughboys

Posted Aug. 28, 2013, at 11:25 a.m.
Last modified Sept. 28, 2013, at 1:53 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 12 p.m. to 12 p.m.

Location: Maine Historical Society, 489 Congress Street, Portland, Maine

For more information: Larissa Vigue Picard; 207-774-1822; mainehistory.org/programs

Next year marks the beginning of the World War I Centennial. Join Maine Historical Society for a special talk about this sometimes overlooked war and the men who served in it by Maine author Richard Rubin, author of the acclaimed “The Last of the Doughboys: The Forgotten Generation and Their Forgotten World.” In addition to “The Last of the Doughboys,” Rubin is the author of “Confederacy of Silence, a True Tale of the Old New South” and “Everyday American History of the Twentieth Century.”

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