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Spring Book of the Quarter: QUEST FOR FLIGHT: John J. Montgomery and the Dawn of Aviation in the West, by Craig S. Harwood and Gary B. Fogel
Quest for Flight: John J. Montgomery and the Dawn of Aviation in the West, by Craig S. Harwood and Gary B. Fogel
Opening remarks by Fr. Bill Rewak, Chancellor of Santa Clara University and Dr. Godfrey Mungal, Dean, School of Engineering
A slide lecture by authors Craig Harwood and Gary Fogel to celebrate the recent publication of their book, Quest for Flight. The book takes a fresh look at John J. Montgomery, an aviation pioneer and contemporary of the Wright Brothers. Montgomery is a Santa Clara legend (he taught physics at Santa Clara College ca 1900) and is a well known figure in the Bay Area.
Copies of the book will be available for purchase, and there will be a book signing following the event.