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Meet John Ferling Online!
Monday, September 20
7:00 - 8:00pm

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Join GCPL and author John Ferling as he discusses his new book, "Winning Independence".


John Ferling will discuss his new book Winning Independence: The Decisive Years of the Revolutionary War, 1778-1781

Ferling is professor emeritus of history at the University of West Georgia. He is the author of many books on the American Revolution, including The Ascent of George Washington; Almost a Miracle; A Leap in the Dark; Whirlwind, a finalist for the 2015 Kirkus Book Prize; and, most recently, Apostles of Revolution: Jefferson, Paine, Monroe, and the Struggle Against the Old Order in America and Europe. From celebrated historian John Ferling, the underexplored history of the second half of the Revolutionary War, when, after years of fighting, American independence often seemed beyond reach. 

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Winning Independence: Joy, Despair, Choices, and Decisions on the Way from Saratoga to Yorktown, 1778-1781 (Hardcover )

  • By John E. Ferling
  • Price: $40.00
  • ISBN: 9781635572766
  • Published: Bloomsbury Publishing