Sunday, September 1, 2013

Book of the Month: September

The Book of the Month for September will be The Lessons of History by Will and Ariel Durant. 

The Lessons of History was first published in 1965 and presents the main themes, trends, and lessons that historians Will and Ariel Durant observed while preparing their 11-volume The Story of Civilization.  Will and Ariel Durant won the Pulitzer Prize in the General Nonfiction category in 1968.














"The Durants' masterpiece belongs in any home library and occupies a shelf in many."
-Dana D. Kelley, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

"Among the most provocative books I have read through the years."
-Gordon B. Hinckley
"The Durants' masterpiece belongs in any home library and occupies a shelf in many. "
– Dana D. Kelley, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
- See more at: http://books.simonandschuster.com/Lessons-of-History/Ariel-Durant/9781439170199#sthash.7020pfRJ.dpuf
"The Durants' masterpiece belongs in any home library and occupies a shelf in many. "
– Dana D. Kelley, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
- See more at: http://books.simonandschuster.com/Lessons-of-History/Ariel-Durant/9781439170199#sthash.7020pfRJ.dpuf

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