J.L. Bell: The Road to Concord

J.L. Bell, author of The Road to Concord and regular presenter at History Camp Boston and History Camp Pioneer Valley.

Discussing his research into Revolutionary Boston, including countering some often-repeated “facts” about the events that led to the shots fired at Lexington and Concord, and how he discovered those two long-forgotten canon in Boston and Watertown a few years ago.

→ Purchase a signed and inscribed copy of J.L. Bell’s book, The Road to Concord available in the store.

These were mentioned in tonight’s program:

1775 map of Boston and Charlestown

1775 map of Boston and the road to Concord

A plan of the town and harbour of Boston and the country adjacent with the road from Boston to Concord, shewing the place of the late engagement between the King’s troops & the provincials, together with the several encampments of both armies in & about Boston. Taken from an actual survey

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