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New Gettysburg regimental-level scenario book!

Talented wargame scenario designer Brad Butkovich is among the upper echelon of today’s generation of Civil War regimental-level wargamers. The Georgia-based Butkovich is well known to… 563 more words

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ALMOST A Fine View of Avery's Charge at Gettysburg

by Frederick Walton, Historian of the 6th NCST (C) 2016

Recently a friend of mine, Bruce Zigler, posted s a famous picture taken from East Cemetery Hill, in Gettysburg looking toward Benner’s Hill, and the area that Hays’ Louisianans and Avery’s North Carolinians came across the fields to attack East Cemetery Hill on July 2nd, 1863. 1,329 more words

North Carolina In The Civil War

The Road to Gettysburg: Lee is Puzzled as Meade Acts

General Robert E. Lee

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The Road to Gettysburg: Meade Takes Command

Major General George Gordon Meade

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The Road to Gettysburg: An Army Confident But Blind

Lee Confers with his Commanders en-route to Gettysburg 

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Circle

From 1861-1865, the United States fought a bloody Civil War. One hundred and fifty years later, we are still fighting at home and abroad because we do not have patience or tolerance for beliefs other than our own. 32 more words

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Pursuing the Truth: New Year 2016

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Marcus Aurelius wrote, “If someone is able to show me that what I think or do is not right, I will happily change, for I seek the truth, by which no one was ever truly harmed. 767 more words

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