A Major War is Coming!
Strauss and Howe in their 1997 book The Fourth Turning An American Prophecy outline how social or political time runs in cycles. 440 more words
I’m a Christian. I want to confess. And I cannot do it alone. Recently, I wrote, We Confess! The Civil War, the South, and the Church… 513 more words
The following summary of the week’s war news comes from the March 5, 1864, issue of The Polk County Press. 1864 was a leap year, so our week now starts on Wednesday instead of Thursday—still Saturday in 1864. 845 more words
Civil War Reenacting by definition: American Civil War Reenacting is an effort to recreate the appearance of a particular battle or other event associated with the American Civil War by hobbyists known as Civil War reenactors or living historians..etc. 70 more words
A soldier is killed in action as described in this 1974 pop song. It was a hit in Britain by Paper Lace and then again in the USA by this group. 69 more words
Colonel Charles S. Wainwright began his diary entry for March 6, 1864 by relating news of the Kilpatrick-Dahlgren Raid:
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March 6, Sunday. Kilpatrick has reached Yorktown, but Jefferson Davis still sits enthroned in Richmond, and our prisoners still suffer on Belle Isle.