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Between The Covers Book Club

October 4, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT

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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 6, 2016

Between The Covers Book Club will meet every first Tuesday of the month at 10:00A.M. in the Card Room. We will read Killing Reagan by Bill O’Reilly. From the bestselling team of Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard comes Killing Reagan, a page-turning epic account of the career of President Ronald Reagan that tells the vivid story of his rise to power — and the forces of evil that conspired to bring him down.

Just two months into his presidency, Ronald Reagan lay near death after a gunman’s bullet came within inches of his heart. His recovery was nothing short of remarkable — or so it seemed. But Reagan was grievously injured, forcing him to encounter a challenge that few men ever face. Could he silently overcome his traumatic experience while at the same time carrying out the duties of the most powerful man in the world?

Told in the same riveting fashion as Killing Lincoln, Killing Kennedy, Killing Jesus, and Killing Patton, Killing Reagan reaches back to the golden days of Hollywood, where Reagan found both fame and heartbreak, up through the years in the California governor’s mansion, and finally to the White House, where he presided over boom years and the fall of the Iron Curtain. But it was John Hinckley Jr.’s attack on him that precipitated President Reagan’s most heroic actions. In Killing Reagan, O’Reilly and Dugard take readers behind the scenes, creating an unforgettable portrait of a great man operating in violent times.

Details

Date:
October 4, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Venue

Senior Center
1200 E. Center Street, 1st floor
Kingsport, TN 37660 United States
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Phone:
423-392-8400

Details

Date:
October 4, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Event Category:

Venue

Senior Center
1200 E. Center Street, 1st floor
Kingsport, TN 37660 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
423-392-8400