David Library Spring 2018 Lecture Series

     Saturday, April 21 at 7:30 PM – Craig Bruce Smith: “’Gentlemen Soldiers’: Honor, George Washington, and the Continental Army.” Launching his new book, American Honor: The Creation of the Nation's Ideals During the Revolutionary Era, Craig Bruce Smith, Assistant Professor of History at William Woods University, returns to the David Library, where he was recently a Fellow, to give a lecture that will examine the ethics of the Revolutionary War and Americans’ attention to maintaining moral superiority. This talk will explore the leadership of George Washington and the ideals of the Continental Army as they developed over the course of the war, and will present an expanding concept of what it meant to be honorable through service during the American Revolution.

Event date: 
Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
David Library of the American Revolution
1201 River Rd.
Washington Crossing, PA 18977
American Honor: The Creation of the Nation's Ideals During the Revolutionary Era Cover Image
ISBN: 9781469638836
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: University of North Carolina Press - April 23rd, 2018



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