News From the Civil War Community
The U.S. launches into a nuclear standoff with the USSR over Soviet missiles in Cuba.
Christopher Klein recounts how Civil War veterans blustered themselves into believing that kidnapping Canada would impel Britain to free Ireland
He rallied the troops at Cedar Creek, but he was prone to tactical lapses and claimed credit due others
The thrilling conclusion of Toll's Pacific War trilogy recounts the final and bloody last year of World War II in the region
The Confederate president's trial was bungled from beginning to end
Leathernecks witnessed the assassination and played a role in the roundup of the conspirators
Small force of Navy ships battled Confederate guns to keep the Potomac open for traffic