Following his crushing defeat of John Pope’s hapless Army of Virginia at the Battle of Second Bull Run, Robert E. Lee elected to take his Army of Northern Virginia northward across the Potomac River in an effort to bring the ravages of war to Northern territory. In early September 1862, the Confederates began their invasion of Maryland, opening it with a complex operation to remove the...
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(Posted August 21) Our Complete List of 2015 Programs is posted below - and SOME Early Bird Discounts are still available - Number Remaining is shown in each EVENT post.
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SARASOTA UPDATES (Posted AUGUST 22): We have additional information about the Sarasota Civil War, World War I and World War II conferences in January. Here is the latest regarding historians and talk titles:
SARASOTA CIVIL WAR SYMPOSIUM - JANUARY 21-24 - ED BEARSS: "Union and Confederate Indians in the Civil War"; RICHARD McMURRY: "John Bell Hood and the Defense of...