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Unpublished — The International War: Alabama Claims Documentation

This source is not exactly unpublished, but close. It was printed once—long ago—by the U. S. government. Until recently, it was scarce and mostly unknown. And it is a treasure trove of primary source material for the international and naval … Continue reading

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Book Review: “In the Shadow of the Alabama: The British Foreign Office And the American Civil War”

When studying the American Civil War, it can be easy to totally immerse oneself in the locality of it all. Tourists leapfrog from battle to battle, sometimes following an ancestor who themselves may not have realized the global ramifications of … Continue reading

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