Literary Arts

Race to Hawaii: Dole Air Race of 1927

San Francisco Public Library

Author Jason Ryan reads from his recently published nonfiction book Race to Hawaii. Ryan chronicles the epic 1927 Dole Air Race from California to Hawaii which pushed the limits of early aviation. Learn how aviators sought to trump Charles Lindbergh and conquer the massive Pacific, all while battling mechanical failures, navigational errors, poor weather and plain bad luck. Books available for purchase author signing.

Event Info
Aug 16
Thursday at 6
San Francisco Public Library, Civic Center
100 Larkin Street, San Francisco
Info: 415-557-4567
Venue: 557-4400
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