Upcoming Events:

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018  7:00 PM

Rivals Unto Death Book talk

Reading Public Library

64 Middlesex Ave
Reading, MA

website: http://www.readingpl.org/livewires-presents-rivals-unto-death-alexander-hamilton-aaron-burr/

Rick Beyer talks about his new book, Rivals Unto Death, an engaging account of the thirty year rivalry between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr that led them to the dueling ground in Weekhawken. The  presentation will be followed by a book signing.

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018  12:00 PM

Ghost Army Wenibar: Holding Patton's Line with Inflatable Tanks



website: https://stephenambrosehistoricaltours.clickmeeting.com/the-ghost-army/register?_ga=2.184279023.83753008.1515511870-1236208165.1501261569

When is it: Wednesday, January 31st at 12:00pm ET

Time investment: 30 minutes, plus Q&A

Who should attend: Anyone interested in WWII history, military deception, or the creative use of art and illusion in war

What you will learn: You'll learn about the secret war fought by The Ghost Army, and how this top secret deception unit used inflatable tanks, sound effects and creative trickery to hold a dangerous spot in Patton's line in September 1944. You'll also get to explore some of the places we visit on The Ghost Army/Secret War Tour, where we trace the path of this remarkable unsung unit across the battlefields of Europe.

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Thursday, February 8th, 2018  7:00 PM

Rivals Unto Death Book Talk

Wilmington Public Library

website: https://wilmlibrary.assabetinteractive.com/calendar/author-talk-rich-beyer/

Author Rick Beyer discusses his bo, Rivals Unto Death, a dual biography of Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr.  Book signigng to follow.

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

Leadership in American History Symposium

Stephen Ambrose Historical Tours

New Orleans, LA

PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE: Booking information

website: https://stephenambrosetours.com/tour/leadership-american-history-symposium-new-orleans-tour/

From Febraury 24 to March 1, Rick Beyer will join other historians at a week-long symposium on American leadership. Rick will be giving a presentation on the events leading up to the American Revolution, and also screen The Ghost Army.  Other topics include Lewis and Clark, The Civil War, World War I and World War II.