March 2012

More Dorr

We had an enthusiastic audience for Monday's Dorr Revolution discussion with Russell DeSimone. Visit the Notes for Bibliophiles blog for an image of a broadside on display at the talk and the link to Providence College's online Dorr resource.

 
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The Dorr War Explained

Anyone interested in Rhode Island history should plan to be here at the Library Monday evening at 7:00 for a talk by Dorr Rebellion expert Russ DeSimone, accompanied by a screening of a documentary on the War.

 
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New Whaling Log

Book people of the week

Check out our latest weekly portrait series — Book Person of the Week — at the Notes for Bibliophiles blog. Featured so far: one gluttonous bookseller and another with shifty eyes and an even shiftier last name.

 
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