A House Divided

Lincoln, Civil War, and Presidential

Donald Miller
Vicksburg: Grant’s Campaign That Broke the Confederacy

Airdate: Nov 12, 2019 @ 6:00 PM CST

Show Info

Donald Miller
Vicksburg: Grant’s Campaign That Broke the Confederacy
Airdate: Nov 12, 2019 @ 6:00 PM CST

Bjorn Skaptason talks with Donald Miller about his book, Vicksburg: Grant’s Campaign That Broke the Confederacy. Miller tells the full story of this year-long campaign to win the city. He brings to life all the drama, characters, and significance of Vicksburg, a historic moment that rivals any war story in history. Learn more and order the book below.

Reservations Are Open Now for the live audience viewing at Abraham Lincoln Book Shop. There will be LIMITED seating available. Reservations are free with the purchase of a copy of the book. No one will be admitted without a ticket number.

Do you have a question you’d like Donald Miller to answer during the Live Stream? Submit it via the Comments form below. If there’s time, we’ll ask it for you during the show.

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Our Hosts

Hosts Daniel Weinberg and Bjorn Skaptason

Daniel R. Weinberg, is president of the Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. The shop has an international reputation as experts in the buying, selling, appraisal and authentication of historical, literary, artistic, and museum properties etc., since 1938. He is also the founder of the Author’s Voice®; interactive platforms\ designed to bring the experience of a book signing to any device in any place across the world. Daniel is co-author of Lincoln’s Assassins: Their Trial and Execution and he has lectured extensively on the subject. He has appeared on both C-Span and the History Channel.

Bjorn Skaptason holds a M.A. in history from Loyola University Chicago.

He has published essays on Ambrose Bierce at Shiloh for the Ambrose Bierce Project Journal, on the United States Colored Troops in the campaign and battle of Brice’s Crossroads for the West Tennessee Historical Society Papers, and in the Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society on The Chicago Light Artillery. A dealer in antiquarian books, Bjorn produces and guest hosts A House Divided for Author’s Voice®, a live book discussion program streamed from Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. in Chicago.

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