The President’s Son: Jesse Grant

The President’s Son: Jesse Grant

For sixteen exhausting years, Ulysses S. Grant provided heroic, uninterrupted service to America. As a general in the Civil War in the west, commander of all Union forces, General of the Army after the war, and then eight years as President of the United States, he...
Giving All for Freedom

Giving All for Freedom

Among the least-studied areas of Civil War history is the role played by enslaved African-Americans in helping Union soldiers return to their lines after escaping from Confederate prison camps. I have published many memoirs by Union soldiers who experienced this. To a...

Gettysburg: Two Key Individuals

Len Fullenkamp, Army War College historian, is a wonderful communicator. His videos on YouTube explain military history in a way that makes it exciting and understandable. In this video, he tells how a key individual in the right place, at the right time, taking the...
Gettysburg: 20th Maine Dedication, 1889

Gettysburg: 20th Maine Dedication, 1889

October 3, 1889 Dedication Speech by Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain: A quarter of a century ago on this rugged crest you were doing what you deemed your duty. Today you come with modest main, with care more for truth than for praise, to retrace and record the simple...

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