William “Howdy” Martin exemplified the officers who kept rough hewn soldiers ready to fight
Author Archives: Susannah J. Ural
Susannah Ural is the Blount Professor in Military History at the University of Southern Mississippi. Her latest book, Don’t Hurry Me Down to Hades: The Civil War in the Words of Those Who Lived It, highlights the experiences of families like the Nugents.
Ural on URLs: Harper’s Weekly
Ural on URLs: After Slavery