The Gettysburg College Journal of the Civil War Era publishes annually undergraduate papers on the Civil War Era and its lasting memory. We are interested in academic essays, public history essays, and book reviews broadly relating to the American Civil War. For further details on submitting your work, please see About this journal.

Current Volume: Volume 5 (2015)

Complete Issue

Front Matter


Letter from the Editors
Bryan G. Caswell and Kevin P. Lavery


Book Review



Bryan G. Caswell
Kevin P. Lavery
Associate Editors
Heather L. Clancy
Anika N. Jensen
Brianna E. Kirk
Thomas E. Nank
Robert W. Novak
Steven J. Semmel
Julia E. Sippel