An Iron Brigade captain recounts his regiment's epic Gettysburg fight
'I would rather go there and run the chances of being Shot than Stay here all Summer.'
Though most historians call him a crybaby, documents show Washington deliberately withheld needed matériel
A few of our favorite locations on the war's most gory single-day battlefield
Charles A. Dana went wherever he was needed to act as Stanton's spy
Late in the war, General Josiah Gorgas advocated arming slaves to fight
Magnificent views of the city below created a real estate bonanza
General Daniel Ruggles turned his back on his Yankee roots to fight for the Confederacy