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English Speaking Union - “The British Defeat of the Spanish Armada, 1588, Prelude to Imperial Expansion”


            Just how important was the defeat of the Spanish Armada?  At a meeting of the Houston Branch of the English-Speaking Union Dr. Anthony Reso will propose that the British Defeat of the Spanish Armada, the major naval battle during the 20 year war between England and Spain, had a much greater impact on world history than has been previously appreciated.  Dr. Reso received BA and MA Degrees in Geology from Columbia University, and earned a Ph. D in Geology at Rice University.  He is a former President of the 4000-member Houston Geological Society and author of some 30 scientific publications

 

The English-Speaking Union invites you to hear the full talk and discussion at a dinner meeting at the Briar Club, Thursday, September 27, 2012. There will be a reception at 6:30 pm; sit-down dinner at 7:15.  Cost $50.00, cash or checks.  For further information please call Mary Koenig, 713.667.9566. On line payment option is available at reso-armada.eventbrite.com.

Speaker

Organizer Mary Koenig

When?

Thu, Sept. 27, 2012
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

Where?

The Briar Club
2603 Timmons Lane
Houston, TX 77027