Puget Sound Civil War Roundtable

Civil War Education, Remembrance and Preservation

The Washington Volunteer

NEXT MEETING: Thursday, APRIL 13, 2017

China Harbor, 2040 Westlake Avenue North, Seattle, Washington
Time: Social hour at 6 p.m.; Dinner at 7 p.m.; & Program at 8 p.m.

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In addition to the main entrée, dinner includes salad, vegetable delight, General Tso's chicken, fried rice and fresh fruit.

April 13 - Michael C. C. Adams

Michael C.C. Adams will discuss his latest book Living Hell: The Dark Side of the Civil War, a study of the human costs of the war.  The book is shaped as much as possible from the experiences of those who lived in the period.  A Regents Professor of History at Northern Kentucky University, he is also the author of Our Masters the Rebels: A Speculation of Union Military Failure in the East, 1861-1865 (reissued as Fighting for Defeat), Echoes of War: A Thousand Years of Military History in Popular Culture, The Best War Ever: America and World War II, and The Great Adventure: Male Desire and the Coming of World War I.