Captain, my religious belief teaches me to feel as safe in battle as in bed. God has fixed the time for my death. I do not concern myself about 779 more words
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The battlefields of the American Civil War claimed thousands of Irish Famine emigrants. The families of some were fortunate, in that comrades took the time to write to them of their loved one’s final moments. 1,802 more words
Lieutenant General James Longstreet C.S.A.
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For those that have followed my writing for some time you know that I teach military history and ethics at the Joint Forces Staff College. 3,156 more words
College students have been ditching classes for centuries, but rarely in such numbers as to effect the educational institution. Even the most casual observer would have known that this was no ordinary skipping of classes at the University of Mississippi in May 1861. 121 more words