Author Archives: Emerging Civil War

Question of the Week: 7/25-7/31/16

Do you think a fad like “Pokémon Go” is helpful or harmful to historical sites? (“Pokémon Go” is a newly released mobile game where players go looking for Pokémon on their phone, but in real world locations. Many parks and … Continue reading

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ECW’s July 2016 Newsletter Now Available

Emerging Civil War’s July 2016 newsletter went out this week. It contains thoughts on ECW’s upcoming 5th anniversary from editor-in-chief Chris Mackowski, a flash conversation with Chris Kolakowski, news & notes from some of our contributors, and a look at … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: 7/18-7/24/16

Have you read an unforgettable historical account of a child’s experience during the Civil War era?

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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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