Civil War

Obama: 'I Have Not Made a Decision' on Syria

6:07 PM, Aug 28, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER

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The siege of Vicksburg, 1863

Grant at Vicksburg

A masterpiece of military art

Jul 8, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 41 • By MACKUBIN THOMAS OWENS

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Robert E. Lee, George Meade

A Great Battlefield

Gettysburg: an epic tale of not quite enough and just in time

Jul 8, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 41 • By GEOFFREY NORMAN

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Chancellorsville, 150 Years Later

2:22 PM, May 2, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER

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Obama: If It Weren't For the National Academy of Sciences' Civil War Work, 'I Would Not Be Here'

1:02 PM, Apr 29, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER

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Union soldiers at Chancellorsville awaiting orders

A Masterpiece of War

The battle of Chancellorsville, 150 years on

May 6, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 32 • By GEOFFREY NORMAN

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Allen C. Guelzo

Aftermyth of War

The Lost Cause is among the casualties in this definitive history.

Dec 31, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 16 • By MACKUBIN THOMAS OWENS

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Woodward: 'There's a Civil War in the Democratic Party'

9:05 AM, Dec 12, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER

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Daniel Day Lewis as Lincoln

The Blessings of Liberty

Secured by immense power.

Dec 10, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 13 • By ADAM J. WHITE

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a civil war era submarine

The Civil War at Sea

How the Navy came of age in the War Between the States.

Dec 3, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 12 • By JOSEPH F. CALLO

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Stephen A. Douglas

Douglas of the West

He was not called ‘the Little Giant’ for nothing.

Dec 3, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 12 • By EDWARD ACHORN

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Antietam

The War’s Worst Day

Looking back at Antietam

Sep 24, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 02 • By GEOFFREY NORMAN

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AbrahamLincoln

A New Birth of Freedom

5:10 PM, Jul 2, 2012 • By THOMAS DONNELLY

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Drawing of Jefferson Davis

Abe’s Angle

Lincoln as president and commander in chief.

Dec 5, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 12 • By EDWIN M. YODER JR.

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Painting of a Ship Sinking

Over There

The American Civil War from the vantage point of London.

Oct 17, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 05 • By JONATHAN LEAF

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