Presidents and the Civil War
The guests talked about the Civil War period and the presidents in office during that time. They also responded to audience telephone calls.
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Gabor Boritt Founder Gettysburg College->Civil War Institute
O. "Jim" James Lighthizer President Civil War Preservation Trust
- Paul Orgel Host C-SPAN
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