San Mateo County Libraries will close early at 5:00 PM on Monday, December 24, 2018, and will be closed Tuesday, December 25, 2018, for Christmas. Libraries will also close early at 5:00 PM on Monday, December 31, 2018, and will be closed Tuesday, January 1, 2019, for New Year’s.
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Henry Worsley was a British special forces officer obsessed with polar explorer Ernest Shackleton. So at age fifty-five, Worsley bid farewell to his family and tried to walk across Antarctica alone. David Grann tells Worsley's remarkable story.