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Researching history by visiting battlefields

I write historical romance novels, and the time span is 1860 through 1866 for my Impending Love series, which means I include a lot of Civil War history in my stories. 681 more words

Fiction Writing

Getting "Friend-Zoned" in the Civil War

At some point in a dwindling romantic relationship, most people hear or say something along the lines of: it’s not working out, but we can still be friends. 1,481 more words

Campaigns

Into My Bookshelf: Killer Angels

Welcome back to my bookshelf! This week’s discussion is for you history buffs, and let me tell you that there will be plenty of books for y’all on down the line. 452 more words

Charlotte Blackwood

Bloody Lane Observation Tower by Piedmont Fossil

The second, or mid-day, phase of the battle of Antietam, September 17, 1862. This farm lane served as a breastwork for the Confederate center. For about three hours 2,200 Confederates, later reinforced by additional troops, held off the attacks of a combined Union force numbering nearly 10,000. 78 more words

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Bloody Lane Observation Tower by Piedmont Fossil

The second, or mid-day, phase of the battle of Antietam, September 17, 1862. This farm lane served as a breastwork for the Confederate center. For about three hours 2,200 Confederates, later reinforced by additional troops, held off the attacks of a combined Union force numbering nearly 10,000. 78 more words

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