Author Archives: Emerging Civil War

Question of the Week for March 10, 2014

What is your favorite movie (or mini series) about the Civil War?

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Stevenson Ridge in the Washington Post

We’ve told you about our upcoming Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge, August 15-17. If you’re looking for a little more info about Stevenson Ridge, check out the travel section of today’s Washington Post. It features a great story—including … Continue reading

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Registration Open for the First Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge

First Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge “The Civil War in 1864″ Please join us for the First Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge. The theme of this years symposium is “The Civil War in 1864″. … Continue reading

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Question of the Week for March 3, 2014

What is your favorite spot on the Gettysburg Battlefield to visit?

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March-April Presentations

March: 12th: Chris Mackowski, “The Bloody Angle,” at the Lynchburg (VA) Civil War Roundtable 13th: Chris Mackowski, “The Bloody Angle,” at the Chesapeake Civil War Roundtable (MD)  15th: Kristopher White, “Turning Points in the Wilderness,” at the North Carolina Civil War … Continue reading

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Question of the Week for February 24, 2014

After the death of Jeb Stuart, who do you believe should have been given command of Lee’s cavalry, and why?

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More to Read on Meade

On the heels of his recent post on Army of the Potomac commander Maj. Gen. George Gordon Meade, we asked Rob Orrison for some reading suggestions that might shed some light on Meade’s stormy winter of command in 1863-64. Rob … Continue reading

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ECW Welcomes Rob Orrison

Emerging Civil War is pleased to welcome Rob Orrison to the ranks of our full-time authors. Rob is the historic operations supervisor for all of Prince William County’s historic sites—including the Bristoe Station Battlefield—overseeing all day-to-day operations, programs, and events. Last … Continue reading

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Question of the Week for February 17, 2014

What is your favorite book about the American Civil War?

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Question of the Week for February 10, 2014

What do you think was the pivotal battle in the Western Theater in 1864, and why?  

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