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The Young Recruit

I have decided to start writing a short story called ‘The Young Recruit’. It is about a young man, Thomas, who finds himself newly recruited in the Union Army during the American Civil War. 565 more words

Thaddeus E. Ross (Thunderbolt)

In these days, another long-awaited-for trailer has been released, and we finally got our first, proper look at Captain America: Civil War. While most of the characters appearing are ones we already met on this blog, there’s still one we never mentioned before:  1,065 more words


Newark and the Civil war

Newark came under siege no less than three times from the Parliamentarians, in 1643, 1644 and 1645-46. because it controlled a major north south route through England, Newark’s main feature is it’s castle built in the 12th century.during the civil war it was held by a garrison and the Parlimentarians laid siege.In 1646 the garrison couldn’t continue so they surrendered,but an outbreak of the plague  broke out stopping the destruction of the castle,leaving the remains as we see them today. 46 more words

A Thousand Shall Fall, by Andrea Boeshaar

Publisher’s Overview:

A story of love, hope, and healing set in the midst of the Civil War

Nineteen-year-old Carrie Ann Bell is independent and spirited. The only thing she really fears are the Union soldiers fighting against her Confederate friends. 628 more words

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The Battle of Franklin

During the evening of November 29th, 1864, Lt. Gen. John Bell Hood of the Army of Tennessee outflanked Maj. Gen. John Schofield of the Army of the Ohio, which separated Schofield’s command between his supplies and artillery, and put the Federal army in critical danger. 908 more words


Ten Things I'm Dying Over

  1. The Civil War Trailer. I just can’t.
  2. Michael Giacchino. Specifically “As the Jurassic World Turns” and… well, everything else he’s ever done.
  3. CHRISTMASTIME!!! The smell of pine, the glow of lights, the sparkle of snow… *sigh*.
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Unit Six Reaction Post; New York Times, Disunion Interactive Blog

Disunion: The Civil War

One-hundred-and-fifty years ago, Americans went to war with themselves. Disunion revisits and reconsiders America’s most perilous period — using contemporary accounts, diaries, images and historical assessments to follow the Civil War as it unfolded. 40 more words

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