Civil War Era Studies
I spent four days this past weekend wallowing in the depths of hell. Around me swirled the maelstrom of battle, a spinning vortex of blood, death, destruction and loss. Outside the windows, every patch of ground is a reminder of the sacrifice and heartache.
If you squinted your eyes, or better yet closed them completely, you could see it all. [excerpt]
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Rudy, John M., "Four Days in Heaven Spending Four Days in Hell" (2012). Interpreting the Civil War: Connecting the Civil War to the American Public. 114.