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Know Heritage - Author Gregory Nokes

Thursday, May 24

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.

Location:East Bend Library
62080 Dean Swift Road
Phone: 541-312-1032
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