The Nazi Titanic

Event details

  • Sunday | June 28, 2020
  • 1:30 pm

Jewish Genealogical and Archival Society of Greater Philadelphia invites you to attend our next virtual meeting

Sunday, June 28, 2020 at 1:30 pm Via Zoom

Speaker: Robert Watson, Distinguished Professor of American History, Lynn University

Robert Watson is an award-winning author who has published over 40 books on topics in history and politics, 200 scholarly articles and chapters, and two multi-edition encyclopedia sets on the presidents and first ladies. His recent books include: Affairs of State (2012); America’s First Crisis (2014), winner of the Independent Publisher’s Gold Medal in History; The Presidents’ Wives (2014), released in an expanded 2nd edition; The Nazi Titanic (2016), which is being made into a motion picture; The Ghost Ship of Brooklyn (2017), subject of a National Geographic TV special and winner of the John Barry and John Lyman Book Awards; and the forthcoming books George Washington’s Final Battle (2020) and Escape! The Story of the Infamous Bastille of the Confederacy (2020). Several of his books have been published in international translation, nominated for book awards, and were featured on C-SPAN’s Book TV and at prominent literary festivals.

Topic: The Nazi Titanic

Professor Watson will discuss the shocking and little-known story of “The Nazi Titanic,” which is an event that occurred during the final hours of the Holocaust and is based on his award-winning book. It is quite the story.

The Jewish Genealogical & Archival Society of Greater Philadelphia is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting with DR. ROBERT WATSON.

Check-in 1:15-1:30. Meeting starts at 1:30. Guest lecturer starts after the short meeting portion.  

All guests will remain muted during Dr. Watson’s’s presentation and Q and A.  We appreciate your cooperation.


Guest Speaker:  Dr. Robert Watson

Topic:  The Nazi Titanic (You can purchase this book in advance online from Amazon or Barnes and Noble)

Time: Jun 28, 2020 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Meeting ID: 819 1370 4025

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