Monday on Lake Effect: 'A City Built on Water,' 'Herbert Hoover,' Henry David Thoreau

Jul 9, 2018

Monday on Lake Effect

Writer John Gurda trains his historical eye on how water has literally and figuratively shaped Milwaukee. Then, a Milwaukee author talks about his biography of Herbet Hoover, which he hopes will change perspectives on the oft maligned president. Plus, a look at the obscure story of a famous philosopher's night in Milwaukee.


  • John Gurda, author, Milwaukee: A City Built on Water
  • Glean Jeansonne, author, Herbert Hoover: A Life
  • Dr. James Mathew, cardiologist and expert on Henry David Thoreau