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Articles with keyword "james mcpherson"

Feature

Excerpts from the Writings of James M. McPherson

McPherson's books capture the complexity of the Civil War and the connections between battlefront and home front.

Feature

Touring the Battlefields

A colleague pays tribute to a fellow historian and tireless traveling companion.

Conversation

"The War that Never Goes Away"

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.