It’s time again for Odds & Ends.
What is Odds & Ends? Here is the answer. In addition to the Civil War blogs, I’ve also subscribed to several phrases which allow me to find some interesting blog entries and news stories involving the Civil War. I’ve decided to create an on-again, off-again series of posts called Odds & Ends which will collect some of these entries.
- Michigan Civil War Blog covers a great movie from Hollywood’s Golden Age. John Wayne battles “Cantrell” and his raiders when they come calling on Lawrence, Kansas. Can John Wayne win this one too?
- The Akron (OH) Beacon Journal asks the question, “Whatever Happened to The Last Full Measure?”
- What Civil War battles make the common knowledge list?
- Using The Killer Angels in the classroom at The Edge of the American West
- Walker County, GA is busy planning for the 145th Anniversary of the Battle of Chickamauga
- A “Skyship” Model from the American Civil War
- Too bad my high school didn’t offer this type of academic competition…
- Historical fiction vs. Historical non-fiction: which would you choose?
- The story of a Civil War veteran from Jamaica Plain