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Real People/Real Stories: “The Revolutionary: Samuel Adams” by Stacy Schiff (WL)

April 18 @ 2:00 pm


Real People/Real Stories meets the third Thursday of each month to explore the best in nonfiction history, biography, science, nature, and the arts. This month’s title is

The Revolutionary: Samuel Adams by Stacy Schiff

Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Stacy Schiff explores the life and behind-the-scenes career of founding father Samuel Adams, the rabble-rousing mastermind behind the Boston Tea Party, whose clandestine meetings and pseudonymous newspapers essays pushed the colonies toward independence.

“Fast-paced and enlightening, this is a must-read for colonial history buffs.” – Publishers Weekly

“… a delightfully enthralling and insightful account of an elusive Founding Father.” – Wall Street Journal


Stryker Center at the Williamsburg Regional Library
412 N. Boundary Street
Williamsburg, VA 23185 United States
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