Lol! You have a point. My copies came direct from the editorial
offices of the publisher.
Amazon says it was available as of the 17th, yet they still also list
the book as "available for pre-order."
If anyone happened to order the book either through amazon or
directly from the publsiher, pls. shoot me an email (off-board) and
let me know. I'd like to know when books start moving through the
Paula, as for a "signing," that's up to Howard Dean at this point.
Until this Democratic primary ends, I'm doomed to forever wander from
one battleground state to the next like Marley's ghost with a press
card. . . .
(Actually Ted Alexander already approached me some weeks ago about
doing something at the park. At the time I told him to wait until the
books arrived before we started formalizing dates, because . . .
well, I don't have to tell YOU all how many times I was told this
book was ready to ship in the past.)
--- In TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com
, "James W. Durney" <JWD2044@...>
> --- In TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com, "joseph_pierro"
> <joseph_pierro@> wrote:
> > OK -- The UPS guy was just at my front door.
> > I'm holding in my hand copies of "The Maryland Campaign of
> > 1862: Ezra A. Carman's Definitive Account of the Union and
> > Armies at Antietam."
> IMO, we can keep making snide comments until OUR copiess arrive.
> all, have any of us seen the book? NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO,
> is an "unverified sighting" until we have something in hand.