What This Cruel War Was Over
Chandra Manning talked about her book, What This Cruel War Was Over: Soldiers, Slavery, and the Civil War. In her research she delved into the motives of the common soldiers in the Civil War. The interview, part of Book TV’s college series, was recorded at Georgetown University in the Riggs Library. close
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Chandra M. Manning Associate Professor Georgetown University->History Department
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