Author Archives: Emerging Civil War

Amazon Offers “Fight” Special on Kindle

In case  you haven’t seen it, Amazon is running a special deal on the Kindle version of the Emerging Civil War Series title Fight Like the Devil: The First Day at Gettysburg, July 1, 1863 by Chris Mackowski, Kristopher D. … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: 7/11-7/17/16

Did Abraham Lincoln’s view of not using the Tidewater Peninsula as an invasion route unnecessarily prolong the war? Did McClellan’s mismanagement keep Union forces from using it, and thus allow Lee to operate in Northern Virginia where the Confederate commander … Continue reading

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ECW Symposium Tickets Sold Out

Thank you to everyone that has signed up for the Third Annual Emerging Civil War at Stevenson Ridge. All of us at Emerging Civil War are happy to announce that the event is officially sold out! We are looking for … Continue reading

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Some Views of Stevenson Ridge

We wanted to share some views of Stevenson Ridge, where, the Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium is being held next month. Stevenson Ridge is a beautiful bed and breakfast on the edge of the village of Spotsylvania Court House. … Continue reading

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Symposium Room Rates

If you have not made your reservations at the Hampton Inn-Fredericksburg South, there is only one week left to receive the Emerging Civil War rate for your rooms. Book now! Hampton Inn-Fredericksburg South:  Located approximately 10 minutes away from Stevenson’s … Continue reading

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Happy Fourth of July

Wishing you a wonderful day, remembering and celebrating America’s history and the liberties we all enjoy!

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Question of the Week: 7/4-7/10/16

Happy Fourth of July! What’s your favorite patriotic quote from the Civil War era? Why?

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Remembering Pickett’s Charge

As has become our July 3 custom at ECW, we offer you Faulkner’s famous reflection in remembrance of Pickett’s Charge: For every Southern boy fourteen years old, not once but whenever he wants it, there is the instant when it’s … Continue reading

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July-August Presentations

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

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Question of the Week: 6/27-7/3/16

We’ve spent this month considering “The Future of Civil War History.” What do YOU think the future of the field might look like?

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