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Book Signing with Thomas Isern!

Thomas Isern, author of "Pacing Dakota" will be at Main Street Books from 3pm-5pm on Sunday, August 19th for a book signing!

"Pacing Dakota" is a collection of essays reflecting on the history and culture of the Great Plains of North America. Thomas D. Isern, with more than forty years as a working historian and regional author, transitions from the close confines of historical archives into the prairie landscapes of the nothern plains. "Pacing Dakota" speaks with the mingled voices of scholarly historian, outdoor sportsman, culinary enthusiast, lifelong Lutheran, and prairie farm-boy. The authors prowls prairie churches, finds forgotten artifacts, and gathers cherished stories from Williston to Wahpetson and points beyond. He situates his encounters along the way into canon of literary and historical writing on the prairies. In the end, he speaks for a generation committed to making a good life in this place. 

Event date: 
Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Event address: 
8 Main St South
Minot, ND 58701
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