Odds & Ends: April 17, 2008

by Brett Schulte on April 17, 2008 · 5 comments

It’s time for another edition of odds and ends. Check out some of the Civil War related news, discussions, and events of the past few days:

I have plenty more, but I’ll stop for now and let you digest some of these. Happy reading!


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James Durney April 17, 2008 at 9:21 pm

My review of Mark Noll’s The Civil War as a Theological Crisis is differnet from the one at Christianity Today. Check amazon.com for another view on this book.



admin April 17, 2008 at 9:25 pm

For those of you interested, here is the direct link to James’ review at Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/review/RNG58O91MDRMG/ref=cm_cr_rdp_perm


Drew W. April 18, 2008 at 5:46 pm

I like this feature. There is always something good to read in there.


Brett Schulte April 18, 2008 at 5:49 pm


Good to hear, because I enjoy compiling these. It’s pretty interesting to sift through everything and pick out newsworthy and noteworthy articles, sites, and blog entries. I like it too because I’m finding some history-related blogs I never knew existed before now.


Fred Ray April 18, 2008 at 9:20 pm

“the history of violence, war and nationalism that are useful to us as historians and as critical thinkers about the contemporary United States.”

This is about as good a reason as I can see to NOT read a book.


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