Daily Archives: March 21, 2016

A Republic Of Ingratitude

It is a hazard of my existence that I often end up reading books that reflect on the aftermath of war. Being someone who has long read and studied military history without being a particularly militaristic person, I have long … Continue reading

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Book Review: After Lincoln

After Lincoln: How The North Won The Civil War And Lost The Peace, by A.J. Langguth There are few stories more sad, regardless of one’s perspective, than the sorry tale of Reconstruction. If one is a Southern nationalist, and certainly … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: Marching Home

Marching Home: Union Veterans And Their Unending Civil War, by Brian Matthew Jordan Listening to this audiobook was a more frustrating experience than reading it would likely have been. When one listens to a book, one picks up on the … Continue reading

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