Dr. Edward Steers Jr. returns to the podcast to speak of his upcoming book and misconceptions about Abraham Lincoln.
National Park Service historian Steve Phan talks of the ring of fortifications built to protect our nation’s capital during the Civil War. Some of those forts still exist today.
Dr. Peter Carmichael of the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute sheds new light on our misconceptions of the common soldier.
Author David Goetz brings forth possible links of Confederate John Singleton Mosby and his Rangers to the assassination of Abraham Linc
Samantha Seiple discusses Louisa May Alcott, author of “Little Women”, and her work as a Civil War nurse.