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Date:
May 8, 2018
Time:
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location:
Allen Public Library - Upstairs Program Room
Address:
300 N. Allen Drive
2nd Floor

Allen, TX 75013
Contact:
214.509.4905
Dr. Jeffery Engel of Southern Methodist University
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Talking History: When the World Seemed New: George H. W. Bush and the End of the Cold War

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Learn how President George H. W. Bush responded to one of the most critical turning points in modern history, the end of the Cold War, with Dr. Jeffrey Engel, of Southern Methodist University. Free; no registration Ages 16+; younger children welcome with an adult

Dr. Engel will focus on how President Bush faced the challenges of a changing world order in the late 1980s, and how his leadership shaped a post-Cold War world.

Dr. Engel is the author of the book “When the World Seemed New: George H.W. Bush and the End of the Cold War” and is the director of the Center for Presidential History at SMU.