Action-Packed New Book Tells Story of Civil War-Era Boy
Journey with him as he chooses between right and wrong
New Civil War Historical Novel Offering Perspective From Both Sides of the Line Puts Reader on the Battlefield
A Dark and Bloody Ground: Sowing the Wind, chronicles the week of October 4-9, 1862, when the fate of Kentucky lay literally in the balance. As vast foraging armies swept the countryside, soldiers from the North and the South lived, fought and died staining Kentucky's soul with their blood and fulfilling Kentucky's prophetic sobriquet as 'A Dark and Bloody Ground.' Michael Willever takes the reader back through time and into the heart of the battle, the reader witnessing events through the eyes of seven protagonists, four Southern and three Northern. This novel for the first time brings to life such historical figures as George Thomas, Leonidas Polk, Joe Wheeler, and Patrick Cleburne to name but a few.
Take a Day Trip to Civil War Battlegrounds and Historical Sites in Virginia – Fun History Lesson
More Civil War battles were fought in Virginia than any other state. If you’d like to take an affordable, fun, and educational family day trip while on vacation in Virginia, visiting Civil War battlefields is a great choice. Virginia is one of the most historical locations in the US and you just might smell smoke from musket-fire or hear echoes of the soldiers’ battle cries as you traipse around a Virginia Civil War battlefield.
A Glimpse of History Through Civil War & Western Replicas
Historical reenactments are one of the fastest growing hobbies in America, and its no surprise Our history as Americans defines how we are today
Unique History – Why Civil War Reenactments Occur and Why You Should See One
Civil War reenactments can be fun and educational experiences for the whole family. These unique tributes started earlier than you might think, beginning even before the Civil War itself was over. Now, reenactments can be seen all over the United States throughout the year as annual and special events. Branson, MO has a long history of Civil War reenactments which are a popular Branson attraction. Read on to find information on the history of reenactments, the history of the Civil War in Missouri, and locations where these reenactments can be seen within the state.
New York Times Goes To War, Charleston Mercury Fires Back in New Book
The New York Times, the Charleston Mercury and the modern historian look at the same Civil War battles but see things differently.
New Photo Book Captures the Spirit of the Battle of Gettysburg
New Photo Book offers a strong visual presentation of the Spirit of the Battle of Gettysburg through images compiled from past and present Gettysburg Civil War reenactments held annually in Gettysburg, PA.
'California, Gold and the Confederacy' the Next Focus of the American Civil War in the West Series at OldWestNewWest.Com
Confederate desires to control California and its gold and how those plans were thwarted is the focus of the September issue of OldWestNewWest.Com as the Internet eZine continues its focus on how the American Civil War reached into the West.
'Texas, the Confederate War Machine' Continues the American Civil War in the West Series at OldWestNewWest.Com
Sending 90,000 Texans to fight at eastern battles, providing the South with guns and war material, and growing tons of cotton to help pay for it all are just some of facets of the story 'Texas, the Confederate War Machine' in the January issue of OldWestNewWest.Com.
5 Tips on Cleaning Your Civil War Uniform
How necessary is cleaning your Civil War Uniform?The every day Confederate or Union soldier's uniform was actually never made to be washed. They wore out so fast that many of them were never cleaned - ever.
How Should You Wear Your Civil War Uniforms Slouch Hat
Small features like how you wear your slouch hat will enhance your Civil War uniform impression – without spending another dime. If you look at original photographs, you will discover that Civil War soldiers wore the brim up.
Are You Embarassed by Your Civil War Uniform Impression?
"Authentic," "authentic," "authentic" is all you hear if you are new or a hard core reenactor. You look all over to find period Civil War Uniform articles.