Monday, October 18, 2010

Coming Thursday, November 11

Roundtable member and yearly speaker at our general meetings will be Michael Russert. This time around, Mike will present a lecture entitled: "The Artful Story": Michael Shaara, Gettysburg, and The Killer Angels. It will be a combination biography of Shaara and a how / why he wrote this classic. Mike has written several articles about the Civil War and has served as a tour guide to the Gettysburg Battlefield. He is a native of Buffalo, NY and currently resides in Cambridge, NY. He is on the book review staff of The Civil War News and Multicultural Journal. Mike is a member of the North Shore Civil War Roundtable and the Company of Military Historians. He was the former Director of the New York State Veteran Oral History Program.