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Civil War History
The American Civil War, widely known in the United States as simply the Civil War as well as other names, was a civil war fought from 1861 to 1865 to determine the survival of the Union or independence for the Confederacy.
University Virginia Historians
“ Carpetbag in hand, Lee descended to the muddy ground out side the Virginia Central Railroad depot at the corner of Sixteenth and Broad. The depot was a plain wooden shed, much in need of paint. A banner on the door of the tavern across the street advertised fried oysters at half price in honor of George Washington's birthday. The banner made Lee pause in mild bemusement: strange how the Confederacy still revered the founding fathers of the United States. Or perhaps it was not so strange. Surely ...more ”
Audiobook fanatics in both fiction and nonfiction- covering all genres. Also Freelance Journalis…more
[close] Audiobook fanatics in both fiction and nonfiction- covering all genres. Also Freelance Journalists who cover a wide range of live events in a Gonzo-style as well as Documentary-style.
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Author Sean V. Lehosit will answer your questions about his own creative endeavors, to working a…more
[close] Author Sean V. Lehosit will answer your questions about his own creative endeavors, to working as a freelance writer, or being a new father. Lehosit is the author of the upcoming history book, Images of America: West Columbus. It is scheduled for release Sept. 28. This Q&A group will remain open from Sunday, Sept. 6 to Friday, Sept. 11.
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From the Ancient Native Americans, through the early settlement of Texas by the Spanish, and the…more
[close] From the Ancient Native Americans, through the early settlement of Texas by the Spanish, and the establishment of the territory by the Colonial Spanish and later Mexican Government, to the Texas Revolution, the Civil War, the cattle trails, oil boom, and the current history of Texas, there are many fascinating books that describe the historical era's of the great Lone Star State. Post the books that you enjoyed reading and lets also discuss the books that are posted and learn more about the great history of Texas!
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