Book TV in Prime Time continues with a look at what our viewers are reading this summer.
Annette J. posted on our Facebook page that she is reading Nathaniel Philbrick's Bunker Hill: A City, A Siege, A Revolution. Philbrook details the conflicts between colonial Bostonians and their British occupiers, starting with the Boston Tea Party and leading up to battles at Lexington, Concord and Bunker Hill (8pm ET).
@SmithforAmerica tweeted: Marie Arana, Bolivar: American Liberator. Arana, former editor-in-chief of The Washington Post’s Book World, recalls the life of Simon Bolivar, the Venezuelan general dubbed “The George Washington of South America” (8:45pm ET).
Also on our Facebook page, John H. posted: Allen Guelzo, Gettysburg: The Last Invasion. Historian Guelzo examines the leaders of the Union and Confederate armies and the three days of battle that resulted in 50,000 casualties (9:44pm ET).