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|Posted: Mon Apr 11th, 2011 05:02 am||
Michael F. Blake
|These articles were featured in Sunday's LA Times. Thought they may be of interest.
Two Civil War anthologies
'Hearts Touched by Fire: The Best of "Battles and Leaders of the Civil War"' and 'The Civil War: The First Year Told by Those Who Lived It' are recommended to readers who want to hear and feel the immediacy of the Civil War as experienced by its participants.
Missouri's bloody Civil War battles
The border state was strategic for the Union and Confederacy.
A Civil War road trip
Get a first-person perspective of what filmmaker Ken Burns calls 'the single most important event in American history.' A wealth of guidebooks and websites can help point the way.