“By God, the sooner he is assassinated the better!” So declared Senator Ben Wade of Ohio – an ultra Radical Republican ...

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In January 1863, Union General Fitz John Porter was tried by court-martial and cashiered for misbehavior in the presence...

The inauguration of President Abraham Lincoln began the somber and historic chain of events which became the Civil War in...

Injustice on Trial

Henry Halleck's War

Dedicated to the officers and men of the Army’s combat arms – especially to those who have known the terrible loneliness...

The Price of Courage

It was 1864 and the Union forces were almost to Shreveport.  From there they intended to conquer Arkansas and Texas,...

Disaster in Damp Sand

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