With his dynamic and humorous speaking style, historian Donald S. Frazier draws on a treasure trove of letters written by a Texan to his wife during the Civil War to reveal the life of a common soldier in the war and the struggles he faced while serving on the Gulf Coast and in Louisiana.
Join the Texas State Library and Archives Commission and the Friends of Libraries & Archives of Texas for a talk, book signing, and reception. The event is free and open to the public. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or 512-463-5460.
Frazier is a professor of history at McMurry University, the editor of Love and War: The Civil War Letters and Medicinal Book of August V. Ball (2010), and the author of Thunder Across the Swamp (2011), Fire in the Cane Field (2009), and Blood and Treasure (1996), among others.
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