Tags » Gettysburg

General Meade's Gettysburg: The Importance of Trust

How would you like to be awakened suddenly and be informed that you’re now the commander of an army that has never had a real and decisive victory? 874 more words

American Civil War

Essential Civil War Reader

Books that need to be on every Civil War Buff’s shelf….

History

Essential Civil War Reader

Books that need to be on every Civil War Buff’s shelf….

History

Historical Tourism in Gettysburg

(I wrote this piece for a journalism class in Nov., 2011.)

They didn’t ask to be a part of it. The little town didn’t ask for the death, the horror and the title of “largest battle in the western Hemisphere,” but now it’s not only a part of their past-it’s who they are here in Gettysburg, Pa. 784 more words

Battlefield

Meade Breaks Longstreet with Gettysburg National Military Park Bill Hewitt

Here’s a terrific battle walk Ranger Bill Hewitt led on Major General George G. Meade on July 2, 1863.

Great job, Bill!

Videos

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