Upcoming Scottsdale round table to feature Civil War author

Published author, Eric Wittenberg, will be presenting “The Devil’s to Pay: John Buford at Gettysburg,” during the Feb. 21 Scottsdale Civil War Round Table.

Pennyslvania native, Mr. Wittenberg, has published 18 books on the Civil War, as well as more than two dozen published articles on Civil War cavalry operations, according to a press release.

Eric Wittenberg (submitted photo)

He attended Dickinson College and the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

His articles have appeared in Gettysburg Magazine, North & South, Blue & Gray, Hallowed Ground and Civil War Times Illustrated.

Winning several awards for his work, his specialty is cavalry operations with a particular emphasis on mounted operations in the Gettysburg Campaign, the release stated.

Frequently working with the Civil War Trust on various presentation projects, he was also a member of the Governor of Ohio’s Advisory Commission on the Sesquicentennial of the Civil War, and is a past president of the Central Ohio Civil War Round Table.

The Scottsdale Civil War Round table is hosted at Scottsdale Civic Center Library 3839 N. Drinkwater Blvd. in Scottsdale.

All are welcome. For more information visit www.scottsdalecwrt.org or call 480-699-5844.

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