Review of History Shots – History of the Union Army, American Civil War 1861 – 1865
The State of Jones
Larry Gormley of History Shots kindly agreed to let me review the series of “information graphics” he has created that focus on military history. This post begins a brief series that I’ll do on all three, two depicting information about the opposing armies in the American Civil War: History of the Union Army and History […]
On Dog Tags, Sunken Confederate Subs, and Graves Registration
The good folks at Doubleday sent me a review copy of The State of Jones: The Small Southern County That Seceded from the Confederacy by Sally Jenkins and John Stauffer. It is available for pre-order now from WigWags Books and will be published on June 23rd. Hardcover: 416 pages Publisher: Doubleday (June 23, 2009) Language: […]
Shockingly, Steere estimates that only 30 percent of soldiers who died in the Civil War were identified.