Monthly Archives: August 2011

Three Months in the Southern States by Lt. Col. Arthur Freemantle

Three Months in the Southern States by Lt. Col. Arthur Freemantle (1863) We think that visiting a place will give us a true idea of what is really going on there. All too often, we just see what our hosts, … Continue reading

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Wilson’s Creek: The Second Battle of the Civil War and the Men Who Fought It

Wilson’s Creek: The Second Battle of the Civil War and the Men Who Fought It by William Garrett Piston and Richard W. Hatcher III published by University of North Carolina Press (2000) After German immigrants essentially overthrew the pro-Confederate government … Continue reading

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