“A Bloody Affair”

[My review of John Schmutz’s recent book on the Crater is now up at H-Net] The last several years has witnessed a sharp increase in the number of studies focused […]

A Civil War Museum of Facts and Not Beliefs

Are you tired of the continued attack on American culture by liberal academic and public historians who present history in a way that conflicts with your cherished notions of the […]

2009 Frederick Douglass Book Award Nominees

I‘m a little late in posting this, but wanted to point your attention to the three finalists for this year’s Frederick Douglass Book Award that is sponsored by Yale’s Gilder-Lehrman […]

Rethinking the Blogger-Publisher Relationship

If you’ve blogged history (and especially the Civil War) long enough than you should be familiar with the following email form: I work for [Insert Publisher Here] and we recently […]