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About me

Industry Publishing
Occupation publishing, historical tourism
Location San Francisco Bay Area
Introduction David Woodbury began his publishing career as co-founder of Savas Woodbury Publishers (now Savas Beatie), before moving on to a ten-year stint on the staff of Stanford University Press. For the past thirteen years he has been employed at Cengage Learning in San Francisco. He is the editor of "Talking about History: Historians Discuss the Civil War" (2014), and was a principal contributor to and cartographer for the Library of Congress Civil War Desk Reference. David has organized group visits to America’s Civil War battlefields for the past two decades. In 2018 Woodbury Historical Tours will add other areas of interest to their tour offerings, beginning with a trip to the Little Bighorn in October. Since 2005, he has maintained the American history-oriented blog, Of Battlefields and Bibliophiles, at obab.blogspot.com. You can also follow him on Facebook: American History Forum, Woodbury Historical Tours, and @HistoryOutings on Twitter.