Adam Rome -- "The Genius of Earth Day"

Adam Rome will speak about and sign his new book, The Genius of Earth Day, on Sunday, August 4th at *5:00pm*.About the book:The first Earth Day is the most famous little-known event in modern American history. Because we still pay homage to the planet every April 22, everyone knows something about Earth Day. But no one has told the whole story before. In The Genius of Earth Day, historian Adam Rome offers a compelling account of the rise of the environmental movement. Drawing on his experience as a journalist, he explains why the first Earth Day was so powerful, bringing one of the greatest political events of the twentieth century to life.Vouchers to attend will be $5 but are not yet on sale. Vouchers are good for $5 off the author’s featured book or a purchase the day of the event. Vouchers can be purchased in advance, over the phone, or at the door. Readers Guild Members can reserve seats for any in-store event.

Event date: 
Sunday, August 4, 2013 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
1107 Pearl St
80302 Boulder
The Genius of Earth Day: How a 1970 Teach-In Unexpectedly Made the First Green Generation Cover Image
ISBN: 9780809040506
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Hill & Wang - April 16th, 2013