Tonight At The Essex Library: Author James Conroy – “Our One Common Country: Abraham Lincoln and the Hampton Roads Peace Conference of 1865″
March 19, 2014
Wednesday, March 19th at 7 p.m. at the Essex Library
Given short shrift or overlooked by many historians, the Hampton Roads Conference of 1865 was a crucial turning point in the War Between the States. In his well written and highly documented book, James B. Conroy describes in fascinating detail what happened when leaders from both sides came together to try to end the hostilities. Click here to reserve a copy of this book.