Joseph A. Williams reads from his new book, The Sunken Gold

Sunday, October 15

4:00 pm - 5:15 pm


Sunday, October 15 at 4:00pm. Refreshments at 3:30pm. Village Center. No registration required. After explosions from German mines rattled the ship, its hull further battered by huge swells and driving rain, the HMS Laurentic and its haul—44 tons of gold meant to finance the Great War—sank to the ocean floor. Author Joseph Williams tells the absorbing tale of how the treasure was retrieved. Sponsored by the Friends of the Larchmont Public Library.