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September 2015 in Missoula, Montana: A Celebration of the Written Word
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Friday, September 11 • 9:30am - 10:30am
History Press Panel: Military Montana

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A talk by Ken Robison, author of Confederates in Montana Territory: In the Shadow of Price's Army, and Tom Rust, Lost Fort Ellis: A Frontier History of Bozeman, on Montana's unique millitary history.

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Gayle Morrison

Gayle Morrison has worked with the Hmong community in the U.S. for the past 38 years.  Her first book, Sky Is Falling, uses oral history to document the air evacuation of Hmong soldiers and their families from Laos in May 1975.  Her second book, Hog’s Exit: Jerry Daniels, the Hmong, and the CIA, uses oral history to explore the life and mysterious death of a CIA officer from Missoula, Montana, who worked... Read More →

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Ken Robison

Historian, Overholser Historical Research Center
Ken is a historian, preservationist and a chronicler of neglected Montana history at the Overholser Historical Research Center in Fort Benton and the GreatFalls/Cascade County Historic Preservation Commission. Ken is an author of six books, and his new book, Yankees and Rebels on the Upper Missouri: Steamboats, Gold and Peace will be released September 2016. He is a co-author of Montana A Cultural Medley, Beyond... Read More →
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Tom Rust

Dr. Tom Rust is an Associate Professor of History and a native Montanan who graduated from the University of Minnesota, with a BA in History in 1992. He received his MA in History from the University in Denver in 1995 where his work in American military history, more specifically the 19th century west, has been published in the journal “Military History of West.” He completed his Ph.D. at the University of Leicester in 2006. He has... Read More →

Friday September 11, 2015 9:30am - 10:30am
Fact & Fiction Bookstore 220 N Higgins Ave, Missoula, MT 59802

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