Celebrity Deathmatch: Grant v. Lee

I’m not quite sure what to make of this video, but is incredibly creative and somewhat entertaining.  If you are a fan of claymation and the Civil War than this little video is right up your alley.  Enjoy.

Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War’s Most Persistent Myth

“Levin’s study is the first of its kind to blueprint and then debunk the mythology of enslaved African Americans who allegedly served voluntarily in behalf of the Confederacy.”–Journal of Southern History

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5 comments… add one
  • Woodrowfan Jan 14, 2011 @ 11:36

    based apparently on the recent Virginia school state history textbooks.,…

  • Andy Hall Jan 13, 2011 @ 16:03

    Wish you’d posted this a couple of weeks ago. I coulda’ watched this and saved all those hours with the American Experience shows.

  • Brooks D. Simpson Jan 13, 2011 @ 15:12

    Yankees win! Yankees win! Tthhhheeeeee Yankees win!

  • Scott MacKenzie Jan 13, 2011 @ 14:57

    Interesting video, but it generally spits in history’s eye. At least they mentioned Reconstruction.

    • Kevin Levin Jan 13, 2011 @ 15:19

      It’s playing a bit with history.

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