The Battle of Cowpens anniversary – 17 January 2013
Join Routledge author Melissa A. Walker for a reading and book signing at the Battle of Cowpens Anniversary Celebration this weekend.
Tomorrow marks the 232nd anniversary of the Battle of Cowpens, site of a crucial American victory during the American Revolutionary War.
Cowpens National Battlefield, South Carolina will be hosting an anniversary celebration this coming weekend, 19-20 January 2013. Featuring living history encampments and lantern-lighted walks, you can also join Routledge author Melissa A. Walker who will be reading from her newly published book, The Battles of Kings Mountain and Cowpens. Melissa will also be signing copies.
You can read more about the celebrations and Melissa’s reading here.
The American South is so identified with the Civil War that people often forget that the key battles from the final years of the American Revolution were fought in Southern states. The Southern backcountry was the center of the fight for independence, but backcountry devotion to the Patriot cause...
Published October 16th 2012 by Routledge