January 17, 2024 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
In Person: An Evening with Carmine Vittoria
Books & Books and The Yale Club of South Florida present…
AN EVENING WITH CARMINE VITTORIA
(Munn Avenue Press, $24.99)
Wednesday, January 17th, 6:00 PM | Books & Books, Coral Gables
Books & Books and The Yale Club of South Florida are thrilled to present an evening with Carmine Vittoria for his fascinating book: Hidden in Plain Sight: WWII, Mussolini, and the Plight of Internment Camps in Southern Italy (Munn Avenue Press, $24.99).
Join us for this exciting discussion and indulge in some snacks and drinks!
This event is FREE and open to the public and books will be available for purchase the night of the event! Please RSVP only if you intend to join us.
About the Book:
Have you ever wondered what life was like for those caught in the crossfire of warring armies during WWII?
Step back in time to Southern Italy during WWII and discover the hidden secrets that have been buried for decades. In “Hidden in Plain Sight,” physicist and historian Carmine Vittoria weaves a gripping tale of survival and resilience, shining a light on the plight of Jewish internees and townspeople caught in the crossfire of warring armies.
Through his vivid storytelling, Vittoria transports readers to a time and place where survival was uncertain, and every day brought new challenges. Despite the turmoil and chaos of war, a special kind of empathetic connection emerged between these two communities. Their lives became entangled in unexpected ways, forging a more realistic and humane view of history in these small towns of Southern Italy.
“Hidden in Plain Sight” is a must-read for anyone who loves historical fact/fiction that is both informative and engaging. Vittoria’s unique academic background and being there adds a layer of depth, feeling, and authenticity to the story that will leave readers captivated from start to finish.
“Hidden in Plain Sight” is a must-read for anyone who loves historical fact/fiction that is both informative and engaging. In short, it is about life itself at the most perilous time in history never told before. Don’t miss out on this incredible journey back in time.
Order your copy of “Hidden in Plain Sight” today and discover the dark secrets that have been hidden for decades.
About the Author:
Carmine Vittoria received his Ph.D. in applied quantum physics from Yale University in 1970. He is currently a professor at Northeastern University, where he has established a world-class research laboratory in the development of new microwave films deposited at the atomic scale. He is a fellow of the American Physical Society and IEEE.