Hello H-CivWar readers,
today we feature David Silkenat to talk about his new book: Raising the White Flag: How Surrender Defined the American Civil War.
David Silkenat is Senior Lecturer of American History at the University of Edinburgh. He received his Ph.D. from UNC-Chapel Hill. He has published previously Driven from Home: North Carolina's Civil War Refugee Crisis and Moments of Despair: Suicide, Divorce, and Debt in Civil War Era North Carolina.