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Lancaster Civil War Round Table to welcome author J. David Petruzzi

The Lancaster Civil War Round Table will welcome author, speaker and historian J.David Petruzzi at 7 p.m. April 10 at the Lititz Public Library, 651 Kissel Hill Road. The program is free to attend.  JD will speak on his latest book, … Continue reading

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Stewartstown Historical Society to present ‘Letters from Home’

“Letters from Home,” by Springettsbury Township author Ronald L. Hershner, will be presented by the Stewartstown Historical Society at 7:30 April 2 at Stewartstown United Methodist Church, 26 S. Main St., Stewartstown. The book offers rare personal insight into the … Continue reading

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Lancaster County Joel Moore author pens Civil War series, ‘Journey Into Darkness’

Lancaster County Joel Arthur Moore penned the Journey Into Darkness series about a teen boy who follows his father into the Civil War.

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Manchester Twp. author Scott Mingus wins award for Civil War biography

Manchester Township author and historian Scott Mingus Sr. won the Nathan Bedford Forrest History Book Award this month for his 2013 biography, “Confederate General Williams ‘Extra Billy’ Smith.”

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Gettysburg National Military Park to host book signings with two historians

Gettysburg College professor of history Dr. Allen Guelzo and National Park Service chief historian Dr. Robert Sutton will sign copies of their books at the Gettysburg National Military Park Feb. 2, 2013.

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Scott Mingus Sr., Jim McClure to sign books at Irvin’s

Jim McClure and Scott Mingus Sr. will sign copies of “Echoing Still: More Civil War Voices from York County, Pa.” Dec. 19, 2013, at Irvin’s Books in York, Pa.

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Gettysburg author Jessica James celebrates new release

Adams County author Jessica James released “The Gray Ghost of Civil War Virginia” in October 2013, about Confederate Colonel John Singleton Mosby.

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New Civil War titles focus on Carlisle, immigrant soldiers

York historian Scott Mingus Sr. reviews two recent Civil War books by authors Cooper WIngert and Les Rolston.

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‘So You Think You Know Gettysburg?’ tells little-known Civil War facts

Jim and Suzanne Gindlesperger will speak on their book “So You Think You Know Gettysburg?” at the Guthrie Memorial Library in Hanover, Pa., Oct. 26, 2013.

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Scott Mingus Sr. to speak on Confederate general at York County Civil War Roundtable

Manchester Township author and historian Scott Mingus Sr. will speak on Confederate Gen. William “Extra Billy” Smith at the October York County Civil War Roundtable Oct. 16, 2013.

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