Civil War Era Studies
It's been a melancholic week for me. My boss Katie's blog post on Tuesday set my mind spinning back to a friend we lost two years ago. When the Civil War Institute noticed some video footage of Larsen that's on YouTube, it only cemented those thoughts into my mind. The video started racing around the blagosphere, and the thoughts percolated. And the words used to describe Dave were daggers to my heart: "National Park Service historian." [excerpt]
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Rudy, John M., "On Larsen: Friends, Philosophers and Historians" (2013). Interpreting the Civil War: Connecting the Civil War to the American Public. 62.