Jeffry D. Wert

Jeffry D. Wert is the author of eight previous books on Civil War topics, most recently Cavalryman of the Lost Cause and The Sword of Lincoln. His articles and essays on the Civil War have appeared in many publications, including Civil War Times Illustrated, American History Illustrated, and Blue and Gray. A former history teacher at Penns Valley High School, he lives in Centre Hall, Pennsylvania, slightly more than one hour from the battlefield at Gettysburg.

Books by this Author

A Glorious Army
Cavalryman of the Lost Cause
The Sword of Lincoln
Gettysburg, Day Three
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Be kind and honest

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Hey Jude/It's a Wonderful World/New York, New York/We Didn't Start the Fire/Crazy

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. My wife, Gloria Wert

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. And so forth

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Teaching

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