A Confession

I have a confession to make. I am a huge fan of Doris Kearns Goodwin’s books. Yes, I say this despite the plagiarism scandal and her recent performance at the […]

New to the Civil War Memory Library, 11/21

Enrico Dal Lago, William Lloyd Garrison and Giuseppe Mazzini: Abolition, Democracy, and Radical Reform, (Louisiana State University Press, 2013). William C. Harris, Lincoln and the Union Governors, (University of Southern […]

New to the Civil War Memory Library, 06/10

Stephen V. Ash, A Massacre in Memphis: The Race Riot That Shook the Nation One Year After the Civil War. Erskine Clark, By the Rivers of Water: A Nineteenth-Century Atlantic […]

New To the Civil War Memory Library, 09/14

Nice to have the first full week of school behind me. I’ve got some wonderful students this year, who are respectful, funny, and incredibly curious. I am particularly enjoying my […]

New to the Civil War Memory Library, 08/27

Most of these books were purchased during my Civil War road trip earlier this month. Some of you may have noticed that I set up an Amazon affiliate page that […]