McPherson to speak
Published 09/11/2008, The Jamestown Sun
Pulitzer Prize-winning Civil War historian Dr. James McPherson will present a free public keynote address at the historic Fargo Theatre at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16. Born in Valley City, N.D., McPherson won the Pulitzer Prize in 1989 for his epic work, “Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era.” His talk, sponsored by Read North Dakota, is part of the consortium’s focus on nonfiction books in 2008.Word count: 442
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