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David G. Moore discusses "William S. Rosecrans and the Union Victory"

On March 2, 2015, the Capitol Hill Civil War Round Table will be hosting David G. Moore as he discusses his new book, William S. Rosecrans and the Union Victory. Dinner begins at 5:30, followed by the presentation at 7:00. The CHCWRT meets in the McClendon Room of the prestigious and historic National Press Club, which is located at 529 14th Street NW, Washington, DC 20045, on the 13th floor. Those interested can get more information at  chcwrt.org.

Mike Gottert

What A Cruel Thing is War: Sacrifice and the Legacies of the Civil War

The final symposium sponsored by the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resorces Sesquicentennial Committee is entering the last weekend of open registration.  Monday February 23rd is the last day you can register and be guaranteed lunch on Saturday as part of the event. Please see our webpage for details: http://www.ncdcr.gov/civilwarsymposium

Join us in Wilmington and the surrounding area for this two-day event!

Review: Donovan on Harris, 'Across the Bloody Chasm: The Culture of Commemoration among Civil War Veterans' (x-h-shgape)

[Ed. note (PBK): Here's another contribution to the growing literature on postbellum reconciliation and veteran politics. Commissioned by our friends at h-shgape.]