Former UWG professor to discuss his latest book | Arts & Culture
CARROLLTON, Ga. -- A UWG professor emeritus of history will hold a discussion about his latest book next week.
Dr. John Ferling is the first speaker in the League of Women Voters of Carrollton & Carroll County Summer Writers Series. His book, Independence: The Struggle to Set America Free, is about the crisis between the American colonies and the British from the Boston Tea Party in December 1773 to the Declaration of Independence three years later.
The lecture will begin at 7 p.m. on Monday, June 27 at the Neva Lomason Memorial Library (710 Rome Street, Carrollton).
Ferling is a leading expert on the American Revolution. He taught at UWG for 33 years and retired in 2004. He still lives in Carrollton.
Other books by Ferling include The Ascent of George Washington and Almost a Miracle: The American Victory in the War of Independence.
Learn more at Dr. Ferling's website.