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Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge

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Announcing Our Symposium Schedule of Events

We are proud to announce the schedule of events for our Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge. We have an outstanding line up of speakers, and don’t miss Sunday’s walking tour of the Second Fredericksburg battlefield with … Continue reading

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When General Lee Cried

One of the excitements of writing history comes when one finds a story that’s fresh, new, or hasn’t yet made its way into the accepted secondary literature. I  have one I’d like to share. For Savas Beatie, I’m finishing a … Continue reading

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The Army of Northern Virginia’s Great Winter Battles

Since nearly half of the authors at Emerging Civil War are snowed in this weekend, and all of us at the site have been living with the great debate of the week—over canonizing Lee and Jackson, or hanging them from … Continue reading

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Symposium Spotlight: James Ogden

Emerging Civil War is excited to bring to you the Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge. As many of you are already aware, this year’s theme is “Great Attacks of the Civil War.” All of us at … Continue reading

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Looking for the Perfect Holiday Gift?

Are you looking for the perfect holiday gift for the Civil War buff in your life? Give the gift of the Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge. Registration for our flagship event is only $95.00!!!!! Symposium admission includes: Admission … Continue reading

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Beat the Black Friday Rush!!!!!

Looking to beat the Black Friday rush? Looking for the perfect Christmas gift? Give the gift of the Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge. Early-bird admission is just $75.00!! Symposium admission includes: Admission to the Friday night roundtable … Continue reading

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Ed Bonekemper’s Lost Cause Fact-Check (part two)

Part two of two During his adventures traveling the country, talking to Civil War groups, Edward Bonekemper III kept encountering the same Lost Cause quandary. “I continued to speak to well-informed groups of people and was surprised by the great … Continue reading

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Registration is Open for the Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium

All of us at Emerging Civil War are proud to announce that the registration for the Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge is now open! Our Early Bird registration rate is just $75.00 per person, and ends … Continue reading

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Civil War Witch Hunt: George Gordon Meade, the Retreat from Gettysburg and the Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War

Part four in a series In part three of this series, we examined the question of how George G. Meade’s operational orders and the logistical challenges forged by the atrocious weather affected the Army of the Potomac’s pursuit of the … Continue reading

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