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Scheduled Events (all times Eastern)

June 20, 2021, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Winchester Book Gallery, Winchester, VA
Book signing: Unlike Anything That Ever Floated: The Monitor and Virginia and the Battle of Hampton Roads

July 8, 2021
North American Society for Oceanic History (NASOH) Annual Conference, Pensacola, FL

“An Ironclad Connection: The Military, Technological, and Cultural Heritage of the USS Monitor

August 6-7, 2021
Emerging Civil War Symposium, Spotsylvania, VA
Book signing: Unlike Anything That Ever Floated: The Monitor and Virginia and the Battle of Hampton Roads.

August 13, 2021
Gettysburg Heritage Center, Gettysburg, PA
4:00 p.m.: Panel Discussion with Five Savas Beatie Authors & Moderator Theodore P. Savas
5:00 p.m.: Book signing. 

August 14, 2021
Gettysburg Heritage Center, Gettysburg, PA
2:00 p.m.: “Unlike Anything That Ever Floated: The USS Monitor and the Battle of Hampton Roads”
5:00 p.m.: Book signing.

September 9, 2021, 7:00 p.m.
Montgomery County Civil War Round Table, Gaithersburg, MD
“Unlike Anything That Ever Floated: The USS Monitor and the Battle of Hampton Roads”

September 23-24, 2021
U.S. Naval Academy McMullen Naval History Symposium, Annapolis, MD
“The Sailor and The Soldier at Vicksburg: Porter, Grant, and Unprecedented Joint Operations”

November 13, 2021, 7:00 p.m. (Virtual Presentation)
Civil War Round Table of Central Louisiana
“Unlike Anything That Ever Floated: The USS Monitor and the Battle of Hampton Roads”

November 20, 2021, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Gettysburg Heritage Center, Gettysburg, PA
Book signing: 
Unlike Anything That Ever Floated: The Monitor and Virginia and the Battle of Hampton Roads, and two essays in Summer of ’63: Vicksburg & Tullahoma, Chris Mackowski and Dan Welch, ed.

December 12, 2021, 7:00 p.m. (Virtual Presentation)
Dan Sickles Civil War Round Table, New York
“Unlike Anything That Ever Floated: The USS Monitor and the Battle of Hampton Roads”

January 13, 2022
Chickamauga & Chattanooga Civil War Round Table, Chattanooga, TN

“Unlike Anything That Ever Floated: The USS Monitor and the Battle of Hampton Roads”

January 21, 2022
Falls Church Military History Forum, Falls Church, VA,

“The Sailor and The Soldier at Vicksburg: Porter, Grant, and Unprecedented Joint Operations”

February 14, 2022, 7:30 p.m.
Rappahannock Valley Civil War Round Table, Fredericksburg, VA
“Unlike Anything That Ever Floated: The USS Monitor and the Battle of Hampton Roads”

November 1, 2022, 7:00 p.m.
Brunswick Civil War Roundtable, Southport, NC
“Unlike Anything That Ever Floated: The USS Monitor and the Battle of Hampton Roads”

November 17, 2022, 6:30 p.m. (Virtual Presentation)
Miami Civil War Round Table Book Club, Miami, FL
“Unlike Anything That Ever Floated: The USS Monitor and the Battle of Hampton Roads”

March 9, 2023, 7:30 p.m.
Milwaukee Civil War Round Table, Milwaukee, WI
“Unlike Anything That Ever Floated: The USS Monitor and the Battle of Hampton Roads”

March 10, 2023, 7:30 p.m.
Chicago Civil War Round Table, Chicago, IL
“Unlike Anything That Ever Floated: The USS Monitor and the Battle of Hampton Roads”

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