Daily Archives: May 31, 2019

On The Timing Of Charts

As I note from time to time, I spend a great deal of time pondering and analyzing music charts and their statistics, and have done so for a very long time.  Fairly frequently throughout the week I will note updates … Continue reading

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Book Review: Terrible Swift Sword

Terrible Swift Sword (The Centennial History Of The Civil War #2), by Bruce Catton It is remarkable to note that Bruce Catton wrote several parallel histories of the American Civil War.  Growing up as a kid I was most familiar … Continue reading

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Book Review: John Ransom’s Andersonville Diary

John Ransom’s Anderson Diary:  Life Inside The Civil War’s Most Infamous Prison, with an introduction by Bruce Catton Admittedly, this particular book is a classic because of what John Ransom wrote about his own experiences in Andersonville (and before that … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Stillness At Appomattox

The Army Of The Potomac:  A Stillness At Appomattox, by Bruce Catton This last book of a series detailing the experience of the Army of the Potomac during the Civil War ends on a strange note.  It is almost as … Continue reading

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