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Local author Chris Mackowski will be presenting and signing copies of his newly released book, Grant’s Last Battle: The Story Behind the Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant.
The presentation and book signing is at 2:00 pm on Sunday, December 6th at the Manassas Museum (9101 Prince William Street, Manassas,VA). For more information: www.manassascity.org.
Author Chris Mackowski has recounted Grant’s battlefield exploits as historian-in-residence at Spotsylvania battlefield, and as an academic, Mackowski has studied Grant’s literary career. PWL His familiarity with the former president as a general and as a writer brings Grant’s Last Battle to life with new insight, told with the engaging prose that has become the hallmark of the Emerging Civil War Series.
About the Author: Chris Mackowski, Ph.D., is the cofounder of Emerging Civil War. He has authored more than a dozen books and has penned articles for Civil War Times, America’s Civil War, Hallowed Ground, and Blue & Gray. Chris is a writing professor at St. Bonaventure University in Allegany, NY, and historian-in-residence at Stevenson Ridge, a historic property on the Spotsylvania battlefield. Read Emerging Civil War’s blog at www.emergingcivilwar.com.