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This is not the "tabletop" recitation of military units, movements, and battles. It is about the American people and how attitudes shifted as war approached.
It is a fine antidote to both-sides-ism, romanticizing, and otherwise excusing the Confederat ...more
“Better that right counsels be known to enemies than that the evil secrets of tyrants should be concealed from the citizens. They who can treat secretly of the affairs of a nation have it absolutely under their authority; and as they plot against the enemy in time of war, so do they against the citizens in time of peace.”