Author Archives: Emerging Civil War

Question of the Week: 8/10-8/16/20

The theme for ECW’s Virtual Symposium is The War in the East. What do you think was the most decisive event in the eastern theater of the Civil War?

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Week In Review: August 3-9, 2020

Check out the posts of the week on ECW! There are lots of reading options, and we’re looking forward to releasing the Virtual Symposium next week

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We’re Recording our ECW Virtual Symposium Today–Wish you were here!

We’re recording segments for our virtual Emerging Civil War symposium today. We have an awesome line-up of cool talks, and we’re excited to share them with you soon! In the meantime, we’ll be posting pictures throughout the day. If you … Continue reading

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ECW’s Big News and Virtual Symposium

Well, the ECW community is supposed to be gathered at Stevenson Ridge this weekend for our annual symposium, sharing the camaraderie among authors, readers, speakers, and friends that has become a defining hallmark of the ECW brand. Alas, COVID-19 had … Continue reading

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ECWS: Support Independent Publishing

As many readers know, it’s been a quiet year for the Emerging Civil War book series. We previewed a pair of upcoming titles yesterday, but for now, they join a pretty good list of titles that are currently backed up … Continue reading

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ECWS Sneak Peek: Lincoln in Gettysburg

Here’s a sneak peek at another upcoming title in the Emerging Civil War Series: Lincoln Comes to Gettysburg: The Creation of the Soldiers’ National Cemetery and Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address by Brad and Linda Gottfried, with a foreword by Doug Douds.

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ECWS Sneak Peak: JLC in the Civil War

Here’s a sneak peek at an upcoming title in the Emerging Civil War Series: Passing Through the Fire: Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain in the Civil War by Brian Swartz, with a foreword by Thomas Desjardin.

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Maine at War: July 2020

Here’s what our friend Brian Swartz was up to in July at his blog, Maine at War: July 1, 2020: Sitting governor runs afoul Republican opponents, part 1 Refusing to kowtow to political shenanigans in his own party, Maine Republican … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: 8/3-8/9/20

This feels like a season of innovation, especially at ECW as we’re getting ready for a Virtual Symposium this year. What’s your favorite innovation from the Civil War?

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Week In Review: July 27-August 2, 2020

It’s time for week in review, and you’ll meet several new guest authors, find new virtual experiences, and discover lots of historical articles.

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