Author Interview--Evan Rothera (Civil Wars and Reconstructions in the Americas) Part 1

Hello H-CivWar Readers:

Today we feature Evan C. Rothera to talk about his new book, Civil Wars and Reconstructions in the Americas: The United States, Mexico, and Argentina, 1860–1880, published by the Louisiana State University Press in September 2022.

Shenandoah University's McCormick Civil War Institute Spring 2023 Conference

Shenandoah University's McCormick Civil War Institute will hold its annual Spring conference, "So Tired & Exhausted": In Battle's Aftermath,  on Saturday, on Saturday, April 15, 2023. The conference will be held from 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Halpin-Harrison Hall, Stimpson Auditorium, Shenandoah University. Presentations by Brian Matthew Jordan (Sam Houston State University); Jonathan Jones (Virginia Military Institute); Jonathan Noyalas (Shenandoah University), and Melissa Winn (HistoryNet).

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Call for Papers: 28th Annual James A. Barnes Graduate History Conference at Temple University March 17-18, 2023

The James A. Barnes Club, Temple University's graduate student history organization, is pleased to announce the 28th Annual Barnes Club Graduate Student History Conference. The event will feature a keynote address from Dr. Marisa J.

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Author Interview--Mark Power Smith (Young America) Part 1

Hello H-CivWar Readers:

Today we feature Mark Power Smith to talk about his new book, Young America: The Transformation of Nationalism before the Civil War, published by the University of Virginia Press in September 2022.

Mark Power Smith received his Ph.D. from the University College London. He is a Junior Research Fellow in History at Mansfield College, University of Oxford, and author of The Connell Short Guide to President Lincoln.

TOC: The Civil War Monitor (Winter 2022)


Mayhem at the Mule Shoe
How a battle-tested brigade of South Carolinians helped stave off disaster for the Army of Northern Virginia at Spotsylvania
By Jeffry D. Wert

No Stranger to Violence
Ardent abolitionist James Montgomery earned admirers and courted controvery as he blazed an uncompromising path through the Civil War.
By Colin Edward Woodward

Gettysburg, Readdressed


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