Come to the Allen Public Library on October 17th to learn how Britain achieved its first major victory of World War II with Talking History – Winston Churchill and the Battle of Britain. This historic battle, which took place during the summer and fall of 1940, was the first major military campaign to be fought entirely by air forces. Dr. James Hopkins of Southern Methodist University will discuss how Britain defended itself against Nazi Germany in this battle, which is seen as a crucial turning point in the Second World War.??This program takes place October 17th at 7 p.m. in the 2nd Floor Program Room of the Allen Public Library. This event is free, but registration is required.?? For more information or to register, visit AllenLibrary.org or call 214.509.4900.