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    Book Discussion on Rise to Rebellion

    Mr. Shaara talked about his book, Rise to Rebellion, published by Ballantine Books, a historical novel of the American Revolution. Characters in the book include John and Abigail…

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    Book Discussion on The Jennie Wade Story

    Ms. Small talked about her book The Jennie Wade Story, published by Thomas Publications. The book is a biography of Jennie Wade, the only civilian casualty at the Battle of…

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    Book Discussion on Bunker Hill

    Mr. Fast talked about his book, Bunker Hill: The Prequel to The Crossing, published by ibooks. The book is an historical novel about the Revolutionary War and the Battle of Bunk Hill,…

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    Book Discussion on The Great War and Modern Memory

    Professor Fussell talked about his book, The Great War and Modern Memory, published by Oxford University Press. He described this history of World War I and his experience writing…

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    George Washington Biographies

    Ms. Fritz talked about the effect George Washington had on the Declaration of Independence, the Battle of Gettysburg, and American history. Ms. Fritz said she often thinks…

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    Book Discussion on The Story the Soldiers Wouldn't Tell

    Doctor Lowry, a retired physician and historian, talked about his book, The Story the Soldiers Wouldn’t Tell: Sex in the Civil War, published by Stackpole Books. The book…

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    Book Discussion on Happiness Is Not My Companion

    Mr. Jordan talked about his biography, Happiness Is Not My Companion: The Life of General G.K. Warren, published by Indiana University Press. The book spans the life of Civil War…

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    Book Discussion on Lee & His Army in Confederate History

    Professor Gallagher talked about his book, Lee & His Army in Confederate History, published by the University of North Carolina Press. The book describes General Robert E. Lee and his…

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    Book Discussion on The Lincoln Enigma

    Contributor and editor Boritt talked about the collection of essays, The Lincoln Enigma: The Changing Faces of an American Icon, published by Oxford University Press. The book…

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    Book Discussion on A Great Civil War

    Professor Weigley talked about his book, A Great Civil War: A Military and Political History, 1861-1865, published by Indiana University Press. The author evaluated the roles of…

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    Book Discussion on Spies and Spymasters of the Civil War

    Mr. Markle talked about his book, Spies and Spymasters in the Civil War, published by Hippocrene Books. He talked about the use of aerial photography, the telegraph, wire-tapping,…

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    Book Discussion on Johnny Rebs and Billy Yanks

    Professor Robertson talked about his book, Johnny Rebs and Billy Yanks: Uncommon Soldiers, which is about the life of the average soldier during the Civil War. The book provides…

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    Book Discussion on The Hard Hand of War

    Professor Grimsley discussed his book, The Hard Hand of War: Union Military Policy Toward Southern Civilians, 1861-1865, published by Cambridge University Press. The author said that…

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    Book Discussion on Triumph & Defeat: The Vicksburg Campaign

    Mr. Winschel talked about his book, Triumph & Defeat: The Vicksburg Campaign, published by Savas Publishing. The book orients the reader to the geographic region of Vicksburg,…

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    Book Discussion on Gettysburg: Day Three

    Mr. Wert talked about his book, Gettysburg: Day Three, published by Simon & Schuster. The book is the story of the decisive day of the decisive battle of the Civil War. The…

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    Book Discussion on Vietnam: A History

    Mr. Karnow talked about his book, Vietnam: A History, published by Penguin USA. The author was in Vietnam as a correspondent for TIME magazine when the first two American military…

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    Book Discussion on An Honorable Defeat: The Last Days of the Confederate Government

    Professor Davis talked about his book, An Honorable Defeat: The Last Days of the Confederate Government, published by Harcourt Trade Publishers. Professor Davis said the leaders of the…

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    Book Discussion on George Washington's Rules of Civility

    Mr. Phillips talked about his book, George Washington’s Rules of Civility, published by Goose Creek Productions. He suggested the 110 “Rules of Civility” were…

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    Book Discussion on Stonewall Jackson

    Mr. Robertson talked about his biography Stonewall Jackson: The Man, the Soldier, the Legend, published by Simon and Schuster. The biography of the famous Confederate General…

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