Redmond: Know Heritage - Author Gregory Nokes

Peter Burnett Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 5/24/2018
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM
 Gregory Nokes share his new book "The Troubled Life of Peter Burnett: Oregon Pioneer and First Governor of California."

Hear the story from R. Gregory Nokes, author of "Breaking Chains: Slavery on Trial in the Oregon Territory," published by Oregon State University Press. "Breaking Chains" was a finalist for the 2014 Oregon Book Award for non-fiction and was number 6 that year in The Oregonian's ranking of the top ten new books in the Pacific Northwest.

Library: Redmond Public Library    Find the Redmond
Location: Multi-Purpose Room
Contact: Liz Goodrich
Contact Number: 541-312-1032
Presenter: Gregory Nokes
Link: Gregory Nokes at DPL