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Coral Gables Congregational Church

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March 2020

Friday, March 6, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
Coral Gables Congregational Church
3010 De Soto Blvd, Miami, FL 33134 United States

Erik Larson presents The Splendid and the Vile

Miami Book Fair is proud to partner with Books & Books to present Erik Larson’s The Splendid and the Vile. On Winston Churchill’s first day as prime minister, Adolf Hitler invaded Holland and Belgium. Poland and Czechoslovakia had already fallen, and the Dunkirk evacuation was just two weeks away. For the next twelve months, Hitler would wage a relentless bombing campaign, killing 45,000 Britons. It was up to Churchill to hold his country together and persuade President Franklin Roosevelt that Britain was a worthy ally—and willing to fight to the end.…

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