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TOC: The Civil War Monitor (Fall 2018)

TOC: The Civil War Monitor, Vol. 8, No. 3 (Fall 2018)

Building the Perfect Army
What if you could create the ideal Civil War fighting force? Five top historians take their shot.
With Lorien Foote, Brian Matthew Jordan, Jennifer Murray, Ethan S. Rafuse, and Brooks D. Simpson

"Death Comes to Us by Many a Way"
A look at the fatal dangers that Civil War soldiers, sailors, and civilians faced away from the battlefield.
By Brian Steel Wills

Re: Confederate Monuments and Flags

If you are located at an institution with a subscription to Gale's Opposing Viewpoints in Context series, it offers a useful trove of links to articles, op-eds, scholarship, and news reports on Confederate heritage and monuments.  Seach on "confederate" once in the resource.

Pew Research has polling and other survey data on about attitudes toward the Civil War and the rebel battle flag that can be a great discussion-starter in class.