The French and Indian War, Fort Necessity, Fort Pitt, and Fort Ligonier

Our studies have recently covered the French and Indian War. There are many sites of interest related to this conflict in the Maryland and Pennsylvania region that I wish to share with you. 1,403 more words

Museums

The Crossing Reveals Early Public Contempt for Congress

The Crossing is a story of the days when Tennessee and Kentucky were the American frontier and New Orleans was a Spanish colony.

The book is narrated by David Trimble, a Blue Ridge lad orphaned when his father goes to fight Indians. 206 more words

Historical

FEATURED ARTIST: Author Jay Heavner

Today’s featured artist is author Jay Heavner, who took some time out to discuss his book, writing, and life. Enjoy!

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Being published is a great thing, but you soon realize that just like writing the book, it is just a step to getting your book out to the public. 878 more words

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