Tag Archives: Brian F. Swartz

Fallen Leaders: Joshua Chamberlain lost “the gleam of white light”

By Brian Swartz The Civil War killed Joshua L. Chamberlain on Tuesday, February 24, 1914, almost nine years after “the gleam of white light … shed upon my soul” flared into eternity. Since a Confederate bullet punched through his groin … Continue reading

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Growing up a “Brewer boy” like Joshua L Chamberlain

ECW is pleased to welcome back Brian Swartz, author of the new Emerging Civil War Series bio Passing Through the Fire: Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain in the Civil War While growing up in Brewer, Maine, I learned in elementary school about … Continue reading

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Free ECW Podcast: Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain in the Civil War

Brian Swartz talks about his new ECWS biography Passing Through the Fire: Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain in the Civil War in this newest episode of the podcast. Listen for free here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/54260531 To learn more about Brian’s book, click here. 

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