Fall 2017 Lecture Series

 

The Riverview Public Library 9th Annual Fall History Lecture Series

THE UNITED STATES

AND

THE COLD WAR


Presented by Dr. Hal Friedman, Professor of History at Henry Ford College


 

The Riverview Public Library will present its 9th Annual Fall History Lecture Series starting on Monday, October 2, 2017. Topics and dates for each of the six lectures are shown below.

Lectures will begin at 7:00 pm and will run from Monday, October 2, through Monday, November 13.

Please register in-person or by phone at 734-283-1250.

 


October 2:
Early US Policy and the First Cold War, 1917-1953

 


October 9:
Eisenhower, McCarthyism, and the Fifties

 


October 16:
The Vietnam War and American Life

 


October 30:
Détante

 


November 6:
The Cold War at Sea

 


November 13:
Reagan and the End of the Cold War


 

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