What a Difference a Day Makes
The odd before-and-after issue of a local paper reflects the cataclysm of Antietam.
By Tim Rowland
The Ultimate Political Action Committee
Two heads can be better than one, but a whole congressional committee can be a disaster.
By Ron Soodalter
The War on Canvas
A new generation of artists finds new ways to express the emotions of conflict.
By Harold Holzer
War Is Good Business
That is, as long as your business is in the North. The South, on the other hand, could do with a good stimulus.
By David Goldfield
Cash for Combat
Financing a war gave a new meaning to that old maxim about “death and taxes.”
Civil War news and history
Just can’t suffer fools gladly
Check out an exhibit
Barbara Fritchie raised a flag…or did she?
A Civil War Chronology
Catch a train in Baltimore, Carolina in their minds, a year of living dangerously and a rose among thorns
How to stop a watch