Eric Wittenberg, one of the nation's leading experts on Civil War cavalry, is the guest speaker for the May meeting of the Kanawha Valley Civil War Roundtable.
Wittenberg is the author of "The Battle of White Sulphur Springs: Averell Fails to Secure West Virginia."
The book is the focus of Wittenberg's lecture at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the South Charleston Public Library. The meeting is free and open to the public.
Wittenberg is an attorney in Columbus, Ohio.
Copies of The Battle of White Sulphur Springs will be available for purchase at the meeting. For more information, call 304-389-8587.