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Civil War Book Club

Welcome!

The Richard Rollins Civil War Book Club meetings are open to the public and there is no charge to attend. If you have not read the book being discussed that month, you are still welcome at attend and listen to a lively commentary!

The discussion group of the Richard Rollins Civil War Book Club meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 7 pm at the Drum Barracks Library.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 | 7 pm

This month the group will discuss Union Cavalry Comes of Age by Eric Wittenburg.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | 7 pm

This month the group will discuss Clashes of Cavalry: Custer vs Stuart by Thom Hatch.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 | 7 pm

This month the group will discuss From Shiloh to San Juan: The Life of Fightin' Joe Wheeler by John P. Dyer.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 | 7 pm

This month the group will discuss Brandy Station, Virginia, June 9, 1863 The Largest Cavalry Battle of the Civil War by Joseph W. McKinney.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 | 7 pm

This month the group will discuss The Devil to Pay: John Buford at Gettysburg by Eric Wittenburg.

There are no meetings in July or August.

Read Rebel Yell by S.C. Gwynne

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 | 7 pm

This month the group will discuss Trevillian Station June 11-12, 1864 Wade Hampton, Philip Sheridan and the Largest All Cavalry Battle of the Civil War by Joseph W. McKinney.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 | 7 pm

This month the group will discuss Custer Victorious: The Civil War Battles of General George Armstrong Custer by Gregory J. W. Urwin.

Tuesday, November 12, 2017 | 7 pm

This month the group will discuss None but Texians: A History of Teryy's Texas Rangers by Jeffrey D. Murrah.

Tuesday, December 14, 2017 | 7 pm

This month the group will discuss Marching Home: Union Veterans and Their Unending Civil War by Brian Mathew Jordan.