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Live! from the Library: The Life of Robert Noble Burgess with author James R. Moore, Jr.

February 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

Walnut Creek author and retired commercial real estate executive James R. Moore, Jr. will discuss his new book The Life of Robert Noble Burgess, a richly layered and insightful biography of a pioneering land developer and financier whose remarkable career in the first two decades of the 20th century mirrored the social Darwinism of his era and helped to shape Contra Costa County as we know it today. Books will be available for purchase and signing. 

Program sponsors are Walnut Creek Historical Society, East Bay Times, and Minuteman Press Lafayette.

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Details

Date:
February 12
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Walnut Creek Library
1644 N. Broadway
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Phone:
(925) 977-3340
Website:
www.ccclib.org

Organizer

Walnut Creek Library Foundation
Phone:
925-935-5395
Email:
info@wclibrary.org
Website:
www.wclibrary.org

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