Written by James McPherson
Crossroads of Freedom: Antietam is by James McPherson, famed Civil War Historian and author of the one-volume history Battle Cry of Freedom… 259 more words
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He has also won the Lincoln Prize twice, for “For Cause and Comrades:Why Men Fought in the Civil War” and “Tried by War: Abraham Lincoln as Commander in Chief.” He is the author more recently of “Embattled Rebel” and “The War that Forged a Nation” both published in 2015.
Friends of Padre Steve’s World,
I think that it important to read, and read, and did I say read?
Barbara Tuchman wrote:
“Books are the carriers of civilization. 722 more words
Think back to the last non-fiction Civil War book that you read. How many times did you refer to the index? If you read the book from front to back, the index probably did not factor significantly into your experience. 879 more words