Author Interview--Michael S. Green (Lincoln and Native Americans) Part 1

Hello H-CivWar Readers:

Today we feature Michael S. Green to talk about his new book, Lincoln and Native Americans, published by the University of Southern Illinois Press in September 2021.

Michael S. Green is an associate professor of history at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He holds a Ph.D. from Columbia University. He is the author of Lincoln and the Election of 1860 and Politics and America in Crisis: The Coming of the Civil War, among others.

Author Interview--Robert R. Laven (A Burned Land) Part 1

Hello H-CivWar Readers:

Today we feature Robert R. Laven to talk about his book A Burned Land: The Trans-Mississippi in the Civil War, published by McFarland in 2019.

Robert R. Laven is a resident of Creve Coeur, Missouri and a U. S. Army veteran. He is also the author of Major General Philip Kearny: A Soldier and His Time in the American Civil War and The Last Troops of Autumn: A Military History of the Seventh Wisconsin Volunteer Regiment.

Re: Author Interview--Kevin Waite (West of Slavery) Part 7

Kevin's last episode re: Civil War in the West, Does it Matter might be answered by two thoughts.
One, what would have happened had the Western States sided with the Confederacy and second, consider thoose resources from the West which would not have been available to the Union.

Author Interview--Kevin Waite (West of Slavery) Part 6

Hello H-CivWar readers,

today we continue our multipart video interview series with Kevin Waite. We chat about the convict-lease system, New Mexico statehood, and interestingly Civil War Monuments in California. The series will conclude next week with a look at Civil War West scholarship.

Author Interview--Kevin Waite (West of Slavery) Part 5

Hello H-CivWar readers,

today we continue our multipart video interview series with Kevin Waite. We chat about the war and the importance of including Mexico in conversations about the Civil War West. We also talk about the end of the war and how coerced racialized labor systems continued in the West.

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