There are some very entertaining parodies of Ken Burns’s Civil War documentary out there, but this short video is hilarious. I love the use of Reese’s Pieces to represent troop movements on the map. Enjoy.
“Can Anybody Say They Know the General”
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