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“Authors on Deck” 2015 Series at the United States Navy Memorial

05/25/2015 12:00:00 pm
Summary: 

The United States Navy Memorial presents an ongoing series of free lecture programs on the sea services. During the one-hour programs, authors will discuss their books, take questions from the audience and sign their books, which will be available for sale in the Navy Memorial’s Ship’s Store.

The events take place at the Naval Heritage Center, located adjacent to the Navy Memorial at 701 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington, DC, just steps from the Archives/Navy Memorial/Penn Quarter METRO station.  For more information visit www.navymemorial.org or contact Mark Weber, 202-380-0723, mweber@navymemorial.org.
 
May 25 (Memorial Day), 2:00: Presentations by the Veterans Writing Project see http://veteranswriting.org/ for more information
 
May 27, Noon: 21st Century Sims: Innovation, Education, and Leadership for the Modern Era by LCDR Benjamin F. Armstrong, Naval Institute Press
 
June 24, Noon: Hell From the Heavens: The Epic Story of the USS Laffey and World War II’s Greatest Kamikaze Attack by John Wukovits, DaCapo Press
 
July 21, Noon: Matthew Fontaine Maury, Father of Oceanography by John Grady, McFarland
 
Aug 4, Noon: In Honor of the 225th Birthday of the US Coast Guard 
United States Coast Guard Leaders and Missions, 1790 to the Present 
by Thomas Ostrom & John Galluzzo, McFarland
 
Sept 23, Noon: War in the Chesapeake: The British Campaigns to Control the Bay 1813-14 by Charles Neimeyer, Naval Institute Press
 
Oct 23, Noon: Silent and Unseen: On Patrol in Three Cold Was Attack Submarines by CAPT Alfred S. McLaren, Naval Institute Press
 
Nov 11 (Veterans Day), Noon: They Were Heroes: A Sergeant Major’s Tribute to the Combat Marines of Iraq and Afghanistan by SgtMaj David K. Devaney, Naval Institute Press
 
Nov 11 (Veterans Day), 2:00: Presentations by the Veterans Writing Project see http://veteranswriting.org/ for more information