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Preview: S. C. Gwynne, "Rebel Yell"

OK, so here we have a new release from mainstream publisher Scribner. This will be brief. The author, S. C. Gwynne previously authored Empire of the Summer Moon… 221 more words


From the Wilderness, the Blue Ridge in the Distance

Just beyond its cross-the-T intersection with Brock Road, Route 3 west begins a gentle half-mile descent toward Wilderness Run. There, it crosses the creek and then jumps the border between Spotsylvania and Orange counties before pushing upward and westward again. 658 more words

Battlefields & Historic Places

Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson

by S.C. Gwynne
Scribner (2014) Hardcover, 688 pages

S.C. Gwynne offers a biography of Thomas Jonathan “Stonewall” Jackson… 414 more words


Rebel Yell- S.C. Gwynne

Historian S.C. Gwynne (Empire of the Summer Moon) releases his newest historical text Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson… 133 more words


Rebel Yell by S. C. Gwynne

The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson

“Draw the sword and throw away the scabbard.”

:D :D :D :D :D

I’ll start with my usual disclaimer that I can’t speak to the accuracy of the history in this book. 1,247 more words

Book Review

REBEL YELL: One of the Best Books of 2014

A copy of Rebel Yell, the new biography of Stonewall Jackson by S. C. Gwynne, bestselling author of Empire of the Summer Moon, has been making the bookseller rounds. 136 more words

Great Expectations

Rule 31. Don’t expect of others what you won’t do yourself.

I learned this rule early. Somewhere around the age of ten to thirteen I realized how many people in my life were hypocrites, as many people of that age do. 274 more words

Farming The Dream