Center for Civil War Research
Civil War scholars and enthusiasts plan to gather Oct. 30-31 at the University of Mississippi for the university’s 2009 Conference on the Civil War. This year’s symposium, titled “Leadership,” features presentations by a range of scholars and authors, as well as book signings, battlefield excursions, a speaker’s reception and opportunities to tour the historic UM campus. […]
There is nothing wrong with using a textbook to teach about the Civil War. But if you have access to Civil War landmarks and memorials, why not use them as well?