Hoofbeats and Cold Steel
Thoughts and musings of award-winning Civil War author J. David Petruzzi
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Updated and expanded "Gettysburg's Forgotten Cavalry Actions" by Eric Wittenberg now available
Probably a number of folks know that I cut my Civil War teeth on the cavalry back when I was very young, and the subject of cavalry during...
Monday, October 31, 2011
"The Rashness of That Hour" wins Robertson Prize
Deepest congratulations to my friend Rob Wynstra - his book " The Rashness of That Hour: Politics, Gettysburg, and the Downfall of C...
Friday, September 9, 2011
Guest Blogger: William Fuzia visits grave of Alfred Pleasonton
I'm honored to have a post here by good friend and guest blogger William R. Fuzia, who portrays Federal Cavalry officer Alfred Pleasont...
Friday, September 2, 2011
Video Trailer for The New Gettysburg Campaign Handbook
Our publisher, Savas Beatie , has had a really nice video trailer produced for the new book by me and Steve Stanley - The New Gettys...
Friday, August 26, 2011
"To Appomattox" blog
My good friends Greg Caggiano and Steven Hancock - also great friends of the To Appomattox production - have just started a blog about the s...
Sunday, August 14, 2011
Interview by Greg Caggiano
Sportswriter, historian and friend Greg Caggiano interviewed me today via email for his blog From New York to San Franciso . He asked terrif...
Thursday, August 11, 2011
My updated website
Over the past few days, I've been having my personal website re-vamped and updated. It was originally done with Microsoft Front Page (I...
Friday, August 5, 2011
"The New Gettysburg Campaign Handbook" now available
The new book by myself and Steve Stanley - The New Gettysburg Campaign Handbook - is now available. Signed copies are available from our p...
Thursday, July 14, 2011
"The Complete Gettysburg Guide" now available as an e-book
The Complete Gettysburg Guide is now available as an e-book for Amazon Kindle . Co-author Steven Stanley has been working very hard the p...
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
History Channel's "Gettysburg" - I have survived
Last night (Monday) I was driving late home from Gettysburg, and arrived home about 1am. Consequently, I wasn't able to watch the new &q...
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