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Reading and Reception to Launch “Against Time” Draws Large Crowd

Headquarters of the Amercian Philosophical Society, oldest publisher in America.  The 1795 building is adjacent to Independence Hall in Philadelphia. The reception for "Against Time: Letters from Nazi Germany, 1938-1939" was held in the upstairs meeting room.

Headquarters of the Amercian Philosophical Society, oldest publisher in America. The 1795 building is adjacent to Independence Hall in Philadelphia. The reception for “Against Time: Letters from Nazi Germany, 1938-1939” was held in the upstairs meeting room.

On September 9, 2015, a large group of interested readers gathered at the headquarters of the American Philosophical Society in Philadelphia to hear author Francis W. Hoeber read excerpts from Against Time: Letters from Nazi Germany, 1938-1939.  Please click here to learn more about the book.