Book Discussion on Fighting for the Confederacy

Panelists discussed Confederate officer Edward Porter Alexander’s memoir, Fighting for the Confederacy, which he wrote in the 1890s… read more

Panelists discussed Confederate officer Edward Porter Alexander’s memoir, Fighting for the Confederacy, which he wrote in the 1890s about his experiences and observations during the Civil War. The panelists responded to questions from members of the audience.

Fighting for the Confederacy” was a program of the 29th annual summer conference of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College, “Mobilizing for War and the Battle of First Manassas/Bull Run.” close

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  • Glatthaar, Joseph T. Distinguished Professor University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill->History Department
  • Greene, A. Wilson Executive Director Pamplin Historical Park & National Museum of the Civil War Soldier
  • Ural, Susannah J. Associate Professor University of Southern Mississippi->History Department
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Book Discussion on Fighting for the Confederacy

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Sep 24, 2011
Last Aired:
Sep 25, 2011

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  • Sep 24, 2011 | 5:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 24, 2011 | 9:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 25, 2011 | 10:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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