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REVIEW: An Uncommon Protector by Shelley Shepard Gray

Laurel Tracy, matured by the Civil War, sees a diamond in the rough in convict yet soldier Thomas Baker. He has been imprisoned due to a gambling debt and serves on a work gang at Laurel’s house. 77 more words

Book Reviews

Shaara's Killer Angels

Killer Angels, Michael Shaara

The book that really started my obsession with the civil war.  A novel about the battle at Gettysburg told from the perspective of a commanders from both the Union and Confederate sides. 253 more words


Today in comics: House of M

Indeed. As any comic geek would attest, crossovers rule. As a newbie in this whole comic book/graphic novel/superhero scene, I had a blast reading Civil War… 121 more words


Civil War Cannonballs Removed From Museum After Being Deemed Explosive

PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) — Bomb disposal experts removed four Civil War-era artillery rounds from Virginia’s Siege Museum after X-rays showed several artillery rounds stored there are capable of exploding. 143 more words


Miles Hoskins: Why Americans are angry at the wrong thing

by Daniel Lowry

Miles Hoskins sorted through the dusty boxes of old papers and photographs. There were stacks of cancelled checks, some going all the way back to the 1880s. 1,185 more words

Weekly Story

Charleston Charm

at my current job, I don’t take many days off and work through the weekends so it’s hard for me to have any period to recharge. 1,904 more words