Book reviews, navy history, a puzzling diary, the largest Civil War museum west of the Mississippi, and more on the blog this week. And don’t miss our new series which takes a look at stories about writing the books in the Emerging Civil War Series…
Sunday, October 31:
In the evening, a new blog series was announced —”The Emerging Civil War Series” — which explores the stories and writing of the books!
Monday, November 1:
Question of the Week focused on voting and 1860’s politics.
It’s the Conclusion of the blog series “First Experiences Under Fire.”
Emerging Civil War Series: Simply Murder
Tuesday, November 2:
Meg Groeling reviewed Till Death Do Us Part: The Letters of Emory and Emily Upton.
Here’s what is new on Brian Swartz’s blog, Maine at War.
Emerging Civil War Series: The Last Days of Stonewall Jackson
Wednesday, November 3:
Symposium Spotlight: Garry Adelman’s presentation for the 2022 Symposium has been announced.
David T. Dixon wrote about the puzzling diary of Captain Edmund O’Brien.
Emerging Civil War Series: Season of Slaughter
Thursday, November 4:
Guest author Patrick Kelly-Fischer shared about reading Kevin Waite’s “West of Slavery.”
Emerging Civil War Series: Bushwhacking on a Grand Scale
Friday, November 5:
Dwight Hughes posted about Brown-Water Navies during the Civil War.
ECW Weekender: Sheritta Bitikofer recently visited the Texas Civil War Museum.
Emerging Civil War Series: Bloody Autumn
Saturday, November 6:
Saving History Saturday: A new land easement preserves part of Aldie Battlefield.
Emerging Civil War Series: Hurricane from the Heavens