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Two New Books On Bermuda History At Library

Two New Books On Bermuda History At Library

Local author Jonathan Land Evans recently made two new books – which are not presently available for purchase anywhere –  available to the Reference Library at the Bermuda National Library. The author said, “The first is my privately-printed, text-only Preview Edition of ‘Bermuda in Painted Representation, Volume III: the... Read more of this article

Book Explores Bermuda’s 20th Century History

Book Explores Bermuda’s 20th Century History

Local author Jonathan Land Evans has released his latest book, titled “Siren Songs: a history of Bermuda from 1960 to 1980″ the latest entry in his ongoing series covering the island’s history. As with the previous books in the series, which trace the island’s history from 1898 onward, this work covers many aspects of local life... Read more of this article

Book Explores Bermuda In Early 20th Century

Book Explores Bermuda In Early 20th Century

Local author Jonathan Land Evans has released his latest book, titled ‘Empire & Onion-patch: A History of Bermuda from 1898 to 1918,’ the chronological first book in his ongoing series covering the island’s history. Covering topics including tourism, farming, the British military precense, immigration, politics, the environment, community,... Read more of this article

New Book Explores Bermuda’s Varied History

New Book Explores Bermuda’s Varied History

Local author Jonathan Land Evans has released his latest book, titled ‘Seasons of Change: A History of Bermuda from 1939 to 1959,’ a tome that details those 20 years in the island’s history in great detail. The author’s official description of the book states, “Continuing the author’s series on Bermuda’s modern... Read more of this article

New Book Details Bermuda’s WWII History

New Book Details Bermuda’s WWII History

Local author Jonathan Land Evans has released his latest book, titled A Colony at War: Bermuda in the Global Fight Against Fascism, 1939-1945, a tome that follows the intricate role that Bermuda played during World War II in a 450-page study. The author’s description of the book states, “This wide-ranging study of the small but importantly-situated... Read more of this article

Book Review: ‘In The Hour Of Victory’

Book Review: ‘In The Hour Of Victory’

[Written by Jonathan Land Evans] In his 2011 book “In The Hour Of Victory”, Senator Jonathan D. Smith has presented an absorbing transcription of wartime letters sent home by his grandfather, the Second World War Bermudian soldier Major Anthony F. [Toby] Smith — mostly to his wife, Faith, during the course of his military service in... Read more of this article

Bermuda Art Historian’s Preview Editions

Bermuda Art Historian’s Preview Editions

Bermuda’s landscapes and seascapes have inspired artists ranging from Winslow Homer to Georgia O’Keefe. And now Bermudian art historian Jonathan Land Evans has just published the first two volumes of his art history trilogy “Bermuda in Painted Representation: A Survey Of How (And By Whom) Bermuda has been Depicted In Art” in... Read more of this article