March 22, 2015 7:00 AM

Author Erik Larson raises the Lusitania in his new book, ‘Dead Wake’

Released March 10, Erik Larson’s “Dead Wake” has already spent this month as the No. 1 best-selling title on Amazon. Larson’s nonfiction effort details the torpedoing of the Lusitania by a German submarine, an event that propelled America into war. The author speaks Thursday at Unity Temple on the Plaza.

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