Jonathan Lyons Presents The Society for Useful Knowledge: How Benjamin Franklin and Friends Brought the Enlightenment to America

A spellbinding, rich history of the American Enlightenment--think "1776" meets "The Metaphysical Club". 

Jonathan Lyons is the author of "The House of Wisdom: How the Arabs Transformed Western Civilization "(Bloomsbury Press 2009). He served as editor and foreign correspondent for Reuters for more than 20 years. He holds a doctorate in sociology, and has taught at George Mason University, Georgetown University, and Monash University in Australia. He lives in Washington, DC.

 

Event date: 

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 6:30pm

Event address: 

1312 E. Cary St.
23219-4118 Richmond
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$27.00
ISBN: 9781608195534
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Published: Bloomsbury Press - June 11th, 2013