Summer 2020

Vol. 10, No. 2

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Disputed Glory
The 54th Massachusetts Infantry performed heroically in the attack on Fort Wagner. Why did so many northern newspapers argue otherwise?
By Glenn David Brasher

Mission to the James
Inside Abraham Lincoln's secretive visit to Ulysses S. Grant's headquarters at City Point, Virginia, in 1864
By Noah Andre Trudeau

Fortunate Sons
A summer in the saddle with the Dartmouth Cavalry
By William Marvel


Editorial: Uncertain Times

Salvo: Facts, Figures & Items of Interest

          Voices: Camp Sports
          Preservation: Joining Forces
          Faces of War: Cadet to Boy Colonel
          Figures: The Civil War's Long Reach
          Cost of War: A Historic Bulletin Earns Big
          In Focus: A Deathly Calm


          American Iliad: The Greatest Bards: Part 2, by Mark Grimsley

          Fighting Words: Skedaddle, by Stephen Berry

Books & Authors

              The B&A Profile: Ralph Peters
By Patrick Brennan

  Parting Shot: Seating for Surrender