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  • AMERICA'S CIVIL WAR MAGAZINE

    ‘Badly Whipped He Will Be’

    The Union found to its chagrin that John Pope and the war in the east were not a good fit. Spring 1862 had begun with such promise for the North. The “Young Napoleon,” Maj. Gen. George B. McClellan, had methodically organized and, by...

  • CIVIL WAR TIMES MAGAZINE

    Longstreet Reeled in his Saddle

    The War in Their Words: A staff officer recalls the moment when friendly fire nearly killed one of the confederacy’s top generals. The following article about the wounding of Confederate Lt. Gen. James Longstreet at the Battle of the...