Best of 2012

The end of my first full year of living in Boston and what a year it’s been.  It should come as no surprise that the highlight of the past year […]

What Did You Read This Year?

As I did last year I thought I might give you a chance to share what you enjoyed reading in the area of Civil War history over the past year.  […]

Thanks National Park Service

The above image was posted on the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Battlefields National Military Park’s Facebook Page.  The accompanying caption reads: We ended at a point where no Union soldier […]

Fredericksburg 150

Bonus Posts on Fredericksburg and the Richard Kirkland Story: Is it True?, Mac Wycoff Responds, Does it Matter? Today is the 150th anniversary of the battle of Fredericksburg. Back in […]

Spielberg and Lincoln Redux

I may go and see Spielberg’s Lincoln again later this afternoon.  Anyone want to join me?  🙂 I’ve done my best to stay on top of what the Lincoln and […]

Would Love To See You in New York City

A week from today I will be speaking in Manhattan at the Civil War Forum of Metropolitan New York.  This is my first time speaking in the “Big Apple” and […]