Lee and Grant: Spotsylvania Court House and the North Anna
Tuesday, May 13 | 7-9 p.m.
Tuition: $ 30; GAA members pay $25
Though the Battle of the Wilderness sobered both Lee and Grant, the Overland Campaign pressed southward. In this session, we gather to continue the story of Grant’s relentless drive and chronicle the animal-like ferocity of combat at Spotsylvania Court House and the North Anna.
Lecturer: Fred W. Kiger ’74 (’77 MAT) leads our Civil War battlefield study programs and teaches several GAA courses each semester. Freddie has over 30 years of teaching experience. He is the creator of the field guide The Civil War: A History of the War Between the States (Workman) and has two degrees from UNC, a bachelor’s in history and a master of arts in teaching with an emphasis in history.