Book Signing at Fort Ticonderoga May 18th

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  • Glens Falls, NY (1888PressRelease) May 03, 2013 - Four authors will be featured at a book signing at Fort Ticonderoga's Museum Store on Saturday, May 18, from 1pm to 1:30pm. The authors are participating in the Fort's annual War College of the Seven Years' War.

    The authors include:
    Brady Crytzer, author of Fort Pitt: A Frontier History and Major Washington's Pittsburgh and the Mission to Fort LeBoeuf.
    Jonathan Dull, author of The French Navy in the Seven Years' War and Culture in Conflict: The Seven Years' War in North America.
    Jon Parmenter, author of The Edge of the Woods: Iroquoia, 1534-1701.
    Tim Todish, author of several books on the French & Indian War, including The Annotated and Illustrated Journals of Major Robert Rogers and A Most Troublesome Situation: The British Military and the Pontiac Indian Uprising of 1763-1764.

    The book signing is included in the price of admission. Participation in the War College of the Seven Years' War is by pre-registration only.

    Registration for the War College is $145 for the weekend ($125 for members of the Friends of Fort Ticonderoga).

    Registration forms can be downloaded from the Fort's website at www.fort-ticonderoga.org under the "Explore and Learn" tab by selecting "Life Long Learning" on the drop down menu and then clicking on the War College. A printed copy is also available upon request by contacting Rich Strum, Director of Education, at 518-585-6370.

    FORT TICONDEROGA
    America's Fort
    Located on Lake Champlain in the beautiful 6 million acre Adirondack Park, Fort Ticonderoga is a not-for-profit historic site and museum that ensures that present and future generations learn from the struggles, sacrifices, and victories that shaped the nations of North America and changed world history. Serving the public since 1909, Fort Ticonderoga engages more than 70,000 visitors annually and is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of Fort Ticonderoga's history.

    Accredited by the American Association of Museums, Fort Ticonderoga offers programs, historic interpretation, tours, demonstrations, and exhibits throughout the year and is open for daily visitation May 17 through October 20, 2013. The 2013 season features the Fort's newest exhibit "It would make a heart of stone melt" Sickness, Injury, and Medicine at Fort Ticonderoga which explores early medical theory, practice, and experience as each relates to the armies that served at Fort Ticonderoga in the 18th century. Visit www.FortTiconderoga.org for a full list of ongoing programs or call 518-585-2821. Fort Ticonderoga is located at 100 Fort Ti Road, Ticonderoga, New York.

    America's Fort is a registered trademark of the Fort Ticonderoga Association.

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