On Saturday, November 16th at 3 p.m. Richard Russell will present his book about the life and legend of Robert Henry at City Lights Bookstore. Robert Henry: A Western Carolina Patriot offers a look into the life of one of WNC’s most unusual and fascinating historical figures. Soldier, surveyor, attorney and entrepreneur, the eccentric Robert Henry seemingly did it all, including predicting his own death.
Richard Russell is an author and owner of Reminiscing Books, based in Asheville, NC. He has a 2009 Special Recognition from the WNC Historical Association as well as being the 2009 Thomas Wolfe Memorial Literary Award recipient.