Fall 2016

Vol. 6, No. 3

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FEATURES

Faces of the Navy
Images and stories of the Union and Confederate sailors who fought the war on water
By Ronald S. Coddington

"You Have Just Killed the Best Man in the Confederacy!"
The rise and fall of controversial cavalryman John Hunt Morgan
By Terry Bisson

The Western Way of War
From hard-line tactics to emancipation, the war in the West helped shape the larger conflict—and secure victory for the Union.
By Christopher Phillips

DEPARTMENTS

Editorial: The Water War

Salvo: Facts, Figures & Items of Interest

          Travels: A Visit to Washington, D.C.
          Voices: Drill
          Dossier: Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson
          Preservation: Preserved Battlefields as Training Grounds
          Figures: The Napoleon
          Cost of War: Beauregard's LeMat
          In Focus: On the Path to Freedom

Columns:


          American Iliad: The Fire of Phillip Sheridan, by Mark Grimsley
 

          Stereocope: Compelling History, by Megan Kate Nelson


 

Books & Authors

         The Books That Built Me

               By Gerald J. Prokopowicz

 

         Looking Back on Civil War America

               With Gary W. Gallagher


Parting Shot: Nap Time