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Local Civil War Author Event

When: Sat., Oct. 15, 1-3 p.m. 2016

Author John Schmutz will be presenting and signing copies of his book, The Bloody Fifth, Volume I: Barnes and Noble Northwoods Shopping Center 18030 US-281 #140 San Antonio, TX http://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2927 Synopsis: The 5th Texas Infantry-"The Bloody Fifth"-was one of only three Texas regiments to fight with Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia. The 5th Texas established an exceptional combat record in an army known for its fighting capabilities. Schmutz's definitive study is based upon years of archival battlefield research that uncovered hundreds of primary sources, many never before used. Book's webpage: http://tinyurl.com/mru8wr4

Price: Free