William Dalrymple's "Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan 1839-42"
William Dalrymple, a writer on South Asian colonial history and modern-day Byzantium, presents his new book, in conversation with Joseph Slaughter (Department of English, Columbia).
Book signing to follow.
Alternative venue: Room 701 / Case Lounge,
Jerome Green Hall -- check http://www.columbia.edu/cu/dalrymple