Pulitzer Prize-Winner Rick Atkinson presents The British Are Coming
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Saturday, October 26, 2019
State Capitol, Austin
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Rick Atkinson presents volume one of The Revolution Trilogy, a new series about the American Revolution. Full of riveting details and untold stories, The British are Coming examines the first twenty-one months of America’s violent war for independence, from the battles at Lexington and Concord in spring 1775 to those at Trenton and Princeton in winter 1777, a tale of heroes and knaves, of sacrifice and blunder, of redemption and profound suffering.
- Moderator: Paul Stekler
- Book Signing: 2:00PM-2:45PM. Texas Monthly TBF Book Signing Tent
- This is a Festival Friends Pass session. Friends Pass holders enjoy priority access to seating and the signing line.
Rick Atkinson, The British are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777