7:30pm on Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Admission is free*
Alice MacKay room, Central Library
Conrad Black is the author of critically acclaimed biographies of Maurice Duplessis, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Richard Nixon. The former head of the Argus and Hollinger corporate groups and of London's Telegraph newspapers, Black is also the founder of Canada's National Post. Black has been a member of the British House of Lords since 2001. His latest book is Flight of the Eagle.
Flight of the Eagle
In this magisterial new history of the United States, spanning from the New World through the outcome of the 2012 presidential election, Conrad Black examines the rise of the world's supreme power, its recent decline, and its ultimate strengths and future.
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