Author Archives: Emerging Civil War
If you’re looking for Rev War Wednesday, we have some great news for you: an entirely new blog devoted entirely to the Revolutionary War era! Check out our brand-new sister blog, Emerging Revolutionary War. Many of our ECW contributors have Rev … Continue reading
This week’s QotW comes from Dave Powell who asks: What’s the most interesting NON-BATTLE Civil War (or Civil War related) site you have visited? i.e. Ford’s Theater, or the Columbus Naval Museum, etc.
Emerging Civil War recently received a fun email from one of our good friends (and loyal readers), Jack Humphries. “My wife and I recently had a ‘just get the heck get-out-of-town for a few days’ trip to San Diego,” he … Continue reading
For those who’ve been following C-SPAN’s coverage of the Second Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge, check out the latest two installments: Phill Greenwalt talked about the formation of the Lost Cause interpretation of the war. Emmanuel Dabney … Continue reading
What is your favorite story from the Civil War regiment(s) that came from your local area?
What has been the most influential Civil War book that you have read, and why?
Do you have a favorite Civil War ethnic group? Germans? Irish? Norwegians?
For those who’ve ever visited Franklin, it’s interesting to see that battlefield being reclaimed. (Read about those efforts here and here.) What is your favorite piece of preserved or restored battlefield?