- Dr. Henry A. Minor’s Account of Lee’s Surrender at Appomattox
- A History of Civil War Drummer Boys (Part 1)
- Forging a State: The Western Virginia Campaign of July 1861-Conclusion
- ECW Coming to the Fredericksburg B&N!
- Confessions from Chickamauga: “Taking Chattanooga is as important as taking Richmond.”
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Author Archives: Emerging Civil War
Happy Fourth of July! What’s your favorite patriotic quote from the Civil War era? Why?
July: 15th: Eric Wittenberg, “Stuart’s Ride during the Gettysburg Campaign,” Madison County Civil War Roundtable, Richmond, KY 16th: Edward Alexander “The Last Ride of A.P. Hill” Car Caravan Tour, Pamplin Park
We’ve spent this month considering “The Future of Civil War History.” What do YOU think the future of the field might look like?
Our series on “The Future of Civil War” history heads into its final stretch this week with a few posts to round out June. We’ll take a couple days off to commemorate Gettysburg, then we’ll cap of the series with extended … Continue reading
by Brian Matthew Jordan In an oft-cited 1998 essay, Edward L. Ayers appealed eloquently to his fellow Civil War historians. It was time, he maintained, to “worry” about the Civil War—to revive the paradoxes, uncertainties, and skepticism that celebratory chronicles … Continue reading
There are only a handful of tickets left for the Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge (August 5-7, 2016). Our Keynote Speaker is James Ogden from Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park. Our lineup of speakers also … Continue reading