Award-winning Stephen Puleo is the author of The Caning,
A City So Grand, The Boston Italians, Due to Enemy Action, and Dark Tide.

Events

    • October 23
    • The Caning
    • Hazak at Temple Israel
      125 Pond Street
      Sharon MA
      7:30 p.m.
    • November 16
    • The Caning
    • Duxbury Free Library
      Merry Room
      Duxbury MA
      2:00 p.m.
    • November 19
    • The Caning
    • Biography/History Book Club
      Barnes & Noble
      1 Worcester Rd
      Framingham MA
      7:30 p.m.
  • See complete event calendar

Critical Acclaim

"The Caning is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand the Civil War and its causes.” — Russell S. Bonds, author of War Like the Thunderbolt: The Battle and Burning of Atlanta
About the book

"Readers will not only find The Caning a compelling read, but they may be surprised to find multiple parallels to today's political climate." — The Fredricksburg Star
About the book

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The Caning

The Caning depicts a turning point in American history: the beating of U.S. Senator Charles Sumner and the beginning of the war over slavery.

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