Please forgive this late notice - but tonight at the Politics & Prose book shop in the District, Steve Vogel will give a talk about his new book on the Battle of Bladensburg and the burning of Washington in 1814, during the War of 1812.
The program begins at 7. Here is the notice from the shop:
Mr Vogel is a military reporter for The Washington Post.
The shop is at 5015 Connecticut Avenue, a mile north of the Van Ness subway station.
Kirk in Cottage City (where the fighting in the Battle of Bladensburg actually took place)