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James Dalessandro, Author and Screenwriter (book talk)

Contra Costa County Library

Mr. Dalessandro has had a long and distinguished commitment to his adopted home of San Francisco. In addition to discussing his novel "1906: A Novel," Mr. Dalessandro will share parts of his recently completed 1906 documentary, "The Damndest Finest Ruins."

Since its publication in April, 2004, James Dalessandro's "1906: A Novel," an epic of the great San Francisco earthquake and fire, has fulfilled the prediction of the Chronicle's Heidi Benson and become "a publishing sensation," appearing regularly on Northern California bestseller lists for nine months.

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June 1, 2006 at 7 pm


Moraga Library
1500 St. Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94596


open to the general public


Linda Waldroup, (925)376-6852

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