Prof. Allen Guelzo to present third of four Civil War-themed lectures Feb. 20

Prof. Allen Guelzo will give a lecture, “Tipping the Scales” on Feb. 20 at 7 p.m. as part of the “A Walk Through the Civil War” lecture series.

The talk will take place in Gettysburg College’s Kline Theatre, near the intersection of Water and North Washington Streets. This event is free and open to the public, and a book signing will follow.

The lecture is the third of a four-part lecture series to be held in conjunction with the commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War. The final lecture will be given on March 20.

The first lecture, “The Coming of the War” was held Oct. 17, 2012, and the second lecture, "Liberty and Union" was held Nov. 14, 2012.

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