The History Book Club is currently on hiatus.

We are looking for someone interested in running the group.

Please email info@liftbridgebooks.com or call (585) 637-2260

History Book Club - The Rockefellers

Join the History Book club as they discuss the Rockefellers. Read any book on the subject and come share your thoughts. Free and open to the public.
Event date: 
Sunday, 22 September 2013 - 2:00pm
Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr. Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9781400077304
Availability: Not Currently on our Shelf. Can get within 1-5 days
Published: Vintage - April 27th, 2004

Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9785510862614
Availability: Not Currently on our Shelf. Can get within 1-5 days
Published: Book on Demand Ltd. - July 2nd, 2012

The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781439110126
Availability: Not Currently on our Shelf. Can get within 1-5 days
Published: Free Press - December 23rd, 2008

The House the Rockefellers Built: A Tale of Money, Taste, and Power in Twentieth-Century America (John MacRae Books) Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780805088571
Availability: Not Currently on our Shelf. Can get within 1-5 days
Published: Henry Holt & Company - August 5th, 2008

History Book Club - June Topic - Watergate

All are welcome to join the History Book Club June discussion of "Watergate".  Read any book on the topic and have the opportunity to share what you learned from the book you read!  Free and open to the public.

Event date: 
Sunday, 24 June 2012 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Nixon's Darkest Secrets: The Inside Story of America's Most Troubled President Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780312662967
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Thomas Dunne Books - January 31st, 2012

The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate's Deep Throat Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780743287166
Availability: Not Currently on our Shelf. Can get within 1-5 days
Published: Simon & Schuster - June 2nd, 2006

History Book Club - August- Frederick Douglass

The History Book Club will meet and discuss the life of Frederick Douglass at the August meeting.  Read any book on the topic and join the discussion.  Each attendee will have the opportunity to share insights.  Free and Open to the Public. ***Please check Richard Reisem's author visit to Lift Bridge Book Shop at 2PM August 21st to discuss his latest book, Frederick Douglass And The Underground Railroad posted on our site.

Event date: 
Sunday, 21 August 2011 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Dover Thrift Editions) Cover Image
$3.00
ISBN: 9780486284996
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dover Publications - April 13th, 1995

My Bondage and My Freedom (Modern Library Classics) Cover Image
By Frederick Douglass, John Stauffer (Introduction by)
$12.95
ISBN: 9780812970319
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Modern Library - October 14th, 2003

The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass: His Early Life as a Slave, His Escape from Bondage, and His Complete History (African American) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780486431703
Availability: Not Currently on our Shelf. Can get within 1-5 days
Published: Dover Publications - December 19th, 2003

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Signet Classics) Cover Image
By Frederick Douglass, Peter J. Gomes (Introduction by), Gregory Stephens (Afterword by)
$4.95
ISBN: 9780451529947
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Signet Book - June 7th, 2005

Frederick Douglass And The Underground Railroad Cover Image
$10.00
ISBN: 9780964103344
Availability: Special Order - Price Subject to Change
Published: Friends Of Mount Hope Cemetery - November 1st, 2010

History Book Club - July - Human Origins

Read any book on the subject of Human Origins and come ready to discuss your views.  Free and open to the public.

Event date: 
Sunday, 24 July 2011 - 2:00pm
Born in Africa: The Quest for the Origins of Human Life Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781586486631
Availability: Special Order - Price Subject to Change
Published: PublicAffairs - May 10th, 2011

Origins: Human Evolution Revealed Cover Image
$34.99
ISBN: 9781845334741
Availability: Special Order - Price Subject to Change
Published: Mitchell Beazley - September 1st, 2010

The First Human: The Race to Discover Our Earliest Ancestors Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781400076963
Availability: Not Currently on our Shelf. Can get within 1-5 days
Published: Anchor Books - April 10th, 2007

History Book Club - February - The Great 20th Century Migration from South to North in the US

Event date: 
Sunday, 13 February 2011 - 2:00pm
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780679444329
Availability: Not Currently on our Shelf. Can get within 1-5 days
Published: Random House - September 7th, 2010

The Southern Diaspora: How the Great Migrations of Black and White Southerners Transformed America Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780807856512
Availability: Not Currently on our Shelf. Can get within 1-5 days
Published: University of North Carolina Press - October 24th, 2005

Seymour History Book Club - May - The Great Depression

Read any book or books about the Great Depression and come ready to share your opinions/insights.  Free and open to the public.
Event date: 
Sunday, 23 May 2010 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Dancing in the Dark: A Cultural History of the Great Depression Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780393072259
Availability: Special Order - Price Subject to Change
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 1st, 2009

The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780060936426
Availability: Not Currently on our Shelf. Can get within 1-5 days
Published: Harper Perennial - May 27th, 2008

The Great Depression & the New Deal: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9780195326345
Availability: Not Currently on our Shelf. Can get within 1-5 days
Published: Oxford University Press, USA - February 1st, 2008

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