Articles with keyword "Civil War"
A glimpse of the young would-be farmer who became a military hero and the president of the United States.
McPherson's books capture the complexity of the Civil War and the connections between battlefront and home front.
A colleague pays tribute to a fellow historian and tireless traveling companion.
Jefferson Lecturer James M. McPherson talks with NEH Chairman William R. Ferris about the Civil War and the long shadows it still casts over the American landscape.