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Question of the Week: History According To Kenobi

The Civil War, like many great historical events, is often approached through a personal lens. People often find an entrĂ©e into this big subject by starting with something they can connect to, be it an ancestor, a place, their race, … Continue reading

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Civil War Echoes: Erich Raeder’s Navy

Raphael Semmes published his Memoirs of Service Afloat During The War Between The States in 1869, providing a far-ranging discussion of the Confederate naval war and his role in it as a commerce raider, squadron commander, and field commander. This … Continue reading

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