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Patrick N. Hunt at the San Ramon Library
Towne Center Books will have books for sale at Patrick N. Hunt's presentation at the San Ramon Public Library.
Join us on Thursday, March 8th at 6:30 PM!
In Hannibal, Patrick N. Hunt brings vivid life to one of the ancient world's greatest commanders: Hannibal Barca of Carthage, the brilliant general who successfully crossed the Alps with his war elephants and brought Rome to its knees. To this day Hannibal is still regarded as a military genius. Napoleon, George Patton, and Norman Schwarzkopf, Jr. are only some of the generals who studied and admired him. His strategy and tactics are still taught in military academies. He is one of the figures of the ancient world whose life and exploits never fail to impress. Hunt has led archeological expeditions in the Alps and elsewhere to study Hannibal's achievements. Now he brings Hannibal's incredible story to life in this riveting and dramatic book.
Patrick N. Hunt is an archeologist, historian, and biographer who has taught humanities, archeology, and mythology at Stanford University since 1993. A Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society in London, Hunt has been featured on TV documentaries, including National Geographic Explorer, Nova, and the Discovery Channel. He lives in the Bay Area, California.