"Disunion" ...... interesting read

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"Disunion" ...... interesting read

Post by nmblum88 » Mon Jul 22, 2013 6:24 pm

... especially recommended for those who think the American Civil War doesn't matter that much to the way we think now, and how we live.
Or who wonder how close we came to being another variety of what we are now:


The New York Times: Disunion: Modern Historians Revisit and Reconsider the Civil War from Lincoln's Election to the Emancipation Proclamation

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