Daily Archives: May 28, 2020

Book Review: The Siege Of Vicksburg

The Siege Of Vicksburg:  The Seven-Month Battle That Sealed The Confederacy’s Fate, by Richard Wheeler What makes this book remarkable is just how unobtrusive the historian is in the account of the Vicksburg campaign.  A large majority of the time, … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Battle Of Westport

The Battle of Westport, by Paul B. Jenkins Westport was a decisive battle, marking the defeat of the final Confederate effort in the West to gain control of Missouri, but it is not a battle that much has been written … Continue reading

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