Author Archives: Emerging Civil War

Hood Remembered

The sesquicentennial of the Confederates’ ill-fated Franklin-Nashville campaign is kicking off as John Bell Hood moves his army north into Tennessee. Hood’s intent was to drawn William T. Sherman’s armies after him; instead, Sherman plunged into Georgia, leaving the problem … Continue reading

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Updated Speakers Bureau

The authors of Emerging Civil War are pleased to announce that we have updated our Speakers Bureau. If your roundtable, historical society or museum is looking for a fresh perspective on an old story, we have a wide variety of … Continue reading

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Thank You

On this Tuesday in November, the authors at Emerging Civil War would like to say “Thank You” to all of our Veterans, both past and present.

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Civil War Trust Launches “Campaign 1776″ to Preserve Rev War and 1812 Battlefields

Our friends at the Civil War Trust have announced some very exciting news this morning in honor of Veteran’s Day: Nearly 240 years after the “shot heard ‘round the world” signaled the beginning of the journey toward American independence, historians … Continue reading

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ECW’s Dave Powell Publishes New Chickamauga Book

Savas Beatie has just published the long-awaited first volume of a new trilogy on the battle of Chickamauga, written by our own Dave Powell. The Chickamauga Campaign, Vol. I: A Mad Irregular Battle provides an in-depth examination of both the … Continue reading

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“Our War” at D.C.’s Arena Stage Heads into Final Weekend

by Jason Klaiber, ECW Correspondent The Arena Stage, located in southwest Washington D.C., has commissioned the production of Our War, a theatrical compilation of original monologues that reflects on the Civil War. Performed since October 21 and still running through … Continue reading

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Coming Soon from the Emerging Civil War Series: The Aftermath of Battle

Since we’re unrolling the upcoming spring titles for the Emerging Civil War Series, we thought we’d take a moment to remind you about one of our fall releases that’s coming soon: The Aftermath of Battle: The Burial of the Civil … Continue reading

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Check Out Last Year’s ECW Symposium Speakers on C-SPAN

With registration now open for the 2015 Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge, you might be wondering, “Should I go?” If last year’s presenters are any indication, then, yes, you should. But don’t just take our word for it–see … Continue reading

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Coming Soon from the Emerging Civil War Series: The First Day at Gettysburg

It would have been too obvious for the Emerging Civil War Series to start with Gettysburg, but now that we’re rolling along, we’ve been getting a lot of requests for it. So, it’s time to deliver. But because Gettysburg is … Continue reading

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Ninth Annual Poplar Grove Luminary

This Saturday, November 8, Petersburg National Battlefield will host their annual luminary event at Poplar Grove National Cemetery. Of the over six thousand Civil War soldiers who hold their final peaceful rest in the eight acre facility less than a third … Continue reading

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