This link should take you straight to the beginning of a 34 page book about the Black Brigade of Cincinnati, published in 1864. If not, try the 2nd link and click on the book to open and read it This is from the "virtual library" of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County
I'm not really sure how to approach this idea that popped into my head today, but it seems like a good idea or question to mention here ...
On this anniversary of perhaps the most famous and most often memorized speech in American history, I was thinking about the Gettysburg Addr...
Having completed the two essays in Why the Civil War Came that deal with what they called the failure of the American political system, I h...