Civil War

The Civil War

The Reasons Why

Cause and effect in the Civil War.

Jun 6, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 36 • By EDWIN M. YODER JR.

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Abraham Lincoln

Lincoln’s Mantle

Claiming the legacy of the first Republican president.

May 23, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 34 • By JOHN B. KIENKER

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Robert E. Lee

A Trip Through the Carnage

Two new books offer something more on the war that haunts America.

10:00 AM, Apr 30, 2011 • By PHILIP TERZIAN

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Letter from Baltimore: The Civil War’s First Casualties

12:40 PM, Apr 19, 2011 • By LAUREN WEINER

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Treasure Hunt

Treasure Hunt

One family, and one institution, humble before history.

Mar 28, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 27 • By CHARLOTTE HAYS

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War Stories

War Stories

The Civil War, unfolded in real time.

6:27 PM, Jan 17, 2011 • By PHILIP TERZIAN

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Book Review: A Lesson in Failure

Book Review: A Lesson in Failure

A fair assessment of the complicated Franklin Pierce.

5:55 PM, Nov 17, 2010 • By PHILIP TERZIAN

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Is Kentucky Southern?

Is Kentucky Southern?

How the Bluegrass State was (re)born.

12:25 PM, Oct 28, 2010 • By PHILIP TERZIAN

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When Lincoln Returned to Richmond

Dispatches from an unlikely culture war.

Dec 29, 2003, Vol. 9, No. 16 • By ANDREW FERGUSON

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Cold Comfort

"Cold Mountain," the season's biggest slab of Oscar bait, comes to theaters. Audiences will be deeply moved. Or else.

11:00 PM, Dec 11, 2003 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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The Other Great April

From the April 22, 2003 Dallas Morning News: The History Channel brings Jay Winik's Civil War masterpiece "April 1865" to life.

12:00 AM, Apr 25, 2003 • By TERRY EASTLAND

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A War of Conviction and Leadership

The coming war in Iraq is not one of necessity, it is, like our Civil War, a war of choice.

11:00 PM, Feb 27, 2003 • By CLAUDIA WINKLER

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