Historian S.C. (Sam) Gwynne's "Hymns of the Republic" looks at the Civil War's final year from multiple perspectives.
In Gettysburg, black citizens found fragile freedom.
What was a bitter George Pickett thinking when he ordered the hanging of Union prisoners at Kinston, N.C., in 1864?
With the nation’s future at stake, Army of the Potomac soldiers once loyal to George McClellan propelled Lincoln to a second term
Culp’s Hill Hero also deserves credit for his valiant effort on America’s bloodiest day
The effects of imprisonment on the senses scarred prisoners for the rest of their lives
But the Eighth Kansas's spirited charge helped the Army of the Cumberland take the heights
A feisty Southern chaplain takes on 'Little Phil,' a fellow Catholic, to escape from Yankee captivity