Wednesday, September 28, 2011
U.S. Navy Memorial Presents John Barry: An American Hero in the Age of Sail.
On 13 October 2011, the Navy memorial will be hosting acclaimed author Tim McGrath who will present his book John Barry: An American Hero in the Age of Sail. Guests are invited to learn about one of the U.S. Navy’s founding fathers through this biography, which explores the life of “Father of Time” John Barry, whose legendary career extended from the Continental Navy through the early years of the U.S. Navy. The reading is part of the U.S. Navy Memorial’s “Authors of Deck” book lecture series and is free and open to the public. Following the presentation, McGrath will be available for a Q&A session and book signing.
Thursday, 13 October 2011 @12:00pm
United States Navy Memorial
Naval Heritage Center
701 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20004
COST: Free and open to the public