Presentation and Book Signing with Dr. John Lehman

The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606
United States 100 Museum Drive Newport News 23606


  • Guests with book: $40
  • Guests without book: $20
  • Members with book: $35
  • Members without book: $15

Tickets are $15 for Members and $20 for guests.

A ticket and a book is $35 for Members and $40 for guests.

*Ticket includes dessert and coffee bar, and a complimentary adult drink. (Cash bar available.)

In his new book, Oceans Ventured: Winning the Cold War at Sea, former United States Secretary of the Navy, Dr. John Lehman, provides readers with the ultimate insider's perspective on America's Cold War struggles on the high seas. Dr. Lehman's position as one of the chief architects and leaders of the navy's Cold War resurgence gave him unprecedented access and unparalleled insight into the personalities, theories, and command decisions that helped America win the Cold War.

Dr. John Lehman is a former US Navy aviator, and served as United States secretary of the navy from 1981 to 1987. From 2003 to 2004, he was a member of the 9/11 Commission.