Tag: Civil War history
Books I’ve Known And Loved
This is one of my all time favorites. Good old John Billings. Don’t you just love a soldier who gives you the inside dirt with some wit and great illustrations? I do. John enlisted in The Army of the Potomac, but don’t let that remind you of the boring history teacher with coffee breath and…
Can You Believe This Guy Lived In 1865?
Colorized photos bring Civil War era to life. Check out how young and vulnerable US Grant looks and how modern Mark Twain’s boots! http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2446391/Amazing-Civil-War-photographs-created-colorist-bring-eras-heroes-characters-life-color-time.html