Tuesday, May 16, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM EDT
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Gallery Room 100, Hatcher Graduate Library 
913 South University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190

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Anne Bennington-Helber 
University of Michigan, The William L. Clements Library 

Scars of Independence: America's Violent Birth

Former Clements researcher and historian, Holger Hoock, author of Scars of Independence will discuss the violence of the American Revolution and the inherent tensions between moral purpose and violent tendencies in America’s past. 

Holger Hoock is the J. Carroll Amundson Professor of British History at the University of Pittsburgh. He was born in Germany, studied at Freiburg and Cambridge, and received his doctorate in modern history from Oxford.

Books will be available for purchase.