Author Eric Schlehlein
April 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Black Iron Mercy: A Novel of the American Civil War
This is a complex and intriguing Civil War novel that goes well beyond battlefield scenes to examine the social milieu of 19th-century America and the personal motives and struggles of the soldiers. It follows a Wisconsin soldier named Arlis Jenkins, a member of the famed “Iron Brigade.”
Eric Schlehlein is a freelance writer and historian, with a deep appreciation for all things Americana. He hails from Hartland, WI.
This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Dwight Foster Public Library