Attending the Guilford Courthouse Revolutionary War Lecture Series not only provides the opportunity to hear scholarly Revolutionary War historians speak, but also to purchase and have autographed some of the books they have authored. Available in the Eastern National store located in the park’s Visitors Center will be Gerald Carbone’s “Washington: Lessons in Leadership”, Randell Jones’ “In the Footsteps of Daniel Boone” and Eric Williams’ “Old Ninety-Six: A History and Guide” . Carbone’s “Nathanael Greene: A Biography of the American Revolution” is also in the store.
Other selections in the Eastern National store in which you might have an interest include:
“Long, Obstinate, and Bloody;The Battle of Guilford Courthouse” by Lawrence Babits and Joshua Howard. This book was the winner of 2010 Army Historical Foundation Distinguished Book Award in Battle History. Babits is also the author of “A Devil of a Whipping- The Battle of Cowpens”:
“With Zeal and With Bayonets Only:The British Army on Campaign in North America, 1775-1783” by Matthew Spring. Spring’s book is the 2010 winner of the Cox Book Prize which is awarded by the Society of the Cincinnati.
“The Road to Guilford Courthouse” by John Buchanan;
“A People’s History of the American Revolution” by Ray Raphael; and
“Washington & Cornwallis” by Benton Rain Patterson
Click on link below to view lecture schedule.
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