Author Archives: Emerging Civil War

Owens & Ramsey Gives ECW a Little Extra Love

If you’re not on the mailing list for the free monthly catalog from Owens & Ramsey booksellers, you should be. And now Emerging Civil War fans have all the more reason to sign up: there’s a new section in the … Continue reading

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ECW Week in Review July 3-9

This past week at Emerging Civil War we marked the anniversaries of Gettysburg and Monocacy. We also commemorated Independence Day. If you missed any of our holiday week posts, you may catch up on them following the hyperlinks below.

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Question of the Week: 7/10-7/16/17

Is there a Civil War campaign that seems “textbook perfect” to you? Why?

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Happy Fourth of July From ECW!

Wishing you a safe and fun-filled day celebrating American freedom! Brief Historical Thoughts For The Day:

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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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Question of the Week: 7/3-7/9/17

In your opinion, did Gettysburg or Vicksburg have the largest impact on the Civil War? Or are they inseparable in the outcome?

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ECW Week In Review June 26-July 2

This past week we wrapped up our blog series, “My Favorite Historical Person,” which has prompted many good discussions. We welcomed a new ECW member, featured some guest authors, and trekked to Gettysburg. Additionally, our monthly newsletter should be in … Continue reading

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July-August Presentations

July: 1st: 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Emerging Civil War Series book signing, Gettysburg Visitor Center, Gettysburg National Battlefield, featuring Dan Davis, Dwight Hughes, Chris Mackowski, Rob Orrison, Ryan Quint (others TBA) 6th: Edward Alexander, “Dawn of Victory: Breakthrough at Petersburg,” North … Continue reading

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ECW Weekender: ECW on the Road this Weekend

Emerging Civil War has a lot going on this weekend in Richmond, Gettysburg, and Frederick, including the launch of the newest book in the Emerging Civil War Series. Folks visiting Richmond National Battlefield on Saturday for the anniversary of the … Continue reading

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Newsletter Profiles

The June 2017 ECW newsletter is now available. The newsletter features some reflections on “Unity” by Editor-in-Chief Chris Mackowski, following visits to be Bennett Place and Independence National Historical Park. We have a ton of News & Notes, and we … Continue reading

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