Archive for May, 2011

Books Are Available!
May 11, 2011

Today is May 11th, and I am told that copies of Confederate Invention are now in the warehouse and can now be ordered by booksellers. While the official publication date is in June, it is likely anyone that pre-ordered via various on-line places could get them in a couple of weeks. It’s such an exciting time!

Welcome to the Confederate Invention blog!
May 1, 2011

Welcome!  This blog will provide information on my new book Confederate Invention: The Story of the Confederate States Patent Office and Its Inventors, just published by LSU Press. I have several talks lined up to discuss the book, so look for information about them here!