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Words, Writers and West Seattle Author Series
Thursday, Apr. 12, 2018, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Words, Writers and West Seattle Author Series
WhereSouthwest Branch
Room LocationMeeting Room
AudienceAdults
LanguageEnglish
SummaryJoin us to hear Peter Stekel read from his newest work, "Beneath Haunted Waters: The Tragic Tale of Two B-24s Lost in the Sierra Nevada Mountains During Word War 11."
DescriptionIn 1943, two B-24 aircraft crashed into the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Stekel reconstructs the accident, the fate of the crews, the discovery of the wreckage and the impact on the families. His book also looks at the larger context of the loss of airmen’s lives during training missions during the War. Peter Stekel is an outdoor adventure writer, photographer and reporter from West Seattle.

This program is part of the Words, Writers and West Seattle author series which features writers connected to the Duwamish Peninsula. Programs are held monthly on the second Thursday evenings. Books will be available for purchase. Presented in partnership with the Southwest Historical Society.
View in Catalog"Beneath Haunted Waters" by Peter Stekel
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.
Contact Phone206-684-7455
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Contact InfoSouthwest Branch
ContactNancy Slote
Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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