According to the conventional wisdom, the Eastern Theater overshadows the Western Theater, but you wouldn’t know it by looking at our top ten posts for 2016. The West is well-represented. #9 on our list featured Longstreet in the West; #8 jumps from 1863 to 1864 and the Atlanta Campaign. Guest author Angela Zombeck gave readers an up-close look at one of the campaign’s several slugfests.
Coming in at #8: “‘History Hides the Lies of Our Civil War’: The Forgotten Battle of Pickett’s Mill” by Angela Zombeck, Ph.D., posted on July 7, 2016.