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  • CIVIL WAR TIMES MAGAZINE

    Confederate Con Artist

    A mysterious woman of many names and dubious merit became a southern media celebrity. For 140 years, historians have puzzled over a book published in 1876 titled The Woman in Battle, the memoir of a woman calling herself Loreta Velasquez,...

  • Military History Magazine

    What We Learned From… The Battle of Franklin

    Outfought and outmaneuvered by Union Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman in Atlanta, Confederate General John Bell Hood evacuated the city in early September 1864 with his beaten but intact Army of Tennessee. Hoping to disrupt Sherman’s lines...