Fraunces Tavern Museum is pleased to announce its Book Award Winner for 2017, American Revolutions: A Continental History, 1750-1804, by Alan Taylor.
Monday, April 24, 2017
Cocktail Hour: 6:30pm in Flag Gallery, Fraunces Tavern Museum
Dinner & Award Presentation: 7:30pm in Bissell Room, Fraunces Tavern Restaurant
Ticket Price: $75* (includes a copy of the speaker’s book)
Guest Speaker: Larrie Ferreiro
Open bar beer and wine during cocktail hour
Business Casual Attire
*Tickets must be purchased in advance by April 20.
TICKET SALES HAVE CLOSED!
2017 Fraunces Tavern Museum Book Award Winner: Alan Taylor
Alan Taylor is a Thomas Jefferson Professor of History at the University of Virginia. He is the author of many acclaimed books in early American history and has twice been awarded the Pulitzer Prize in History. His most recent book, The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia, 1772–1832, won the Pulitzer Prize and was a finalist for the National Book Award.
2017 Fraunces Tavern Museum Book Award Honorable Mentions
Larrie D. Ferreiro, Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the Men of France and Spain Who Saved It
Mark Edward Lender & Gary Wheeler Stone, Fatal Sunday: George Washington, the Monmouth Campaign and the Politics of Battle