Author Archives: Emerging Civil War

The Underground Railroad Wins the National Book Award

In October, we offered a review by Chris Mackowski of Colson Whitehead’s novel The Underground Railroad. As a quick follow-up, we wanted to report that the novel was selected last month as the recipient of the 2016 National Book Award … Continue reading

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December-January Presentations

December: 3rd: Chris Mackowski, Keynote, S.C.V. Christmas 1864 Service, Petersburg, VA 3rd-4th: Sarah Kay Bierle, Book signing at Drum Barracks Christmas Event, Wilmington, CA 8th: Dwight Hughes, “The Cruise of the CSS Shenandoah,” Bull Run Civil War Round Table, Centreville, … Continue reading

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ECW on C-SPAN: Lee White and the Battle of Franklin

Just in time for the anniversary of the battle of Franklin: Lee White’s talk from the Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge! Lee spoke on the Army of Tennessee’s ill-fated but successful assaults at the battle of … Continue reading

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ECW’s November 2016 Newsletter Now Available

Be on the lookout for Emerging Civil War’s November newsletter. It hit email inboxes at 11:15 a.m. EST. If you were expecting one and didn’t get one, check your spam filter or your junk mail box (and adjust your computer’s … Continue reading

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Woman Who Claimed to Dress as a Soldier “A Con Artist” and Kardashian, Says Jack Davis

by ECW Correspondent Amelia Kibbe After having written and published more than 50 books, it’s pretty safe to say William C. Davis has done a lot of research. But, he said, to him, that’s one of the best parts of … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: 11/28-12/4/16

What’s your favorite historical account/story from a winter encampment?

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Small Business Saturday

If you are looking for a great holiday gift, and to support a small business, think of Emerging Civil War this Small Business Saturday. Our early-bird pricing of just $110.00 is still available for tickets for the Fourth Annual Emerging … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving From ECW!

Wishing all our readers and authors a wonderful holiday!

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Question of the Week: 11/21-11/27/16

There are many primary sources that are incredibly helpful to historians…and we should be grateful for those who took the time to record their observations and thoughts. Who would you want to thank for writing a memoir, diary, letter, or … Continue reading

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Site Upgrade

As a heads up, Emerging Civil War is in the middle of a site upgrade. That’s why things seem so relatively quiet at the moment. Please bear with us. We’ll be up and rolling with new content soon. In the … Continue reading

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