Monday, August 28, 2017

ATTORNEY-GENERALS OF THE CIVIL WAR: THE CAMP JACKSON AFFAIR

ATTORNEY-GENERALS OF THE CIVIL WAR: THE CAMP JACKSON AFFAIR: I wrote in an earlier post about how robust states’ rights were in the antebellum United States, comparing state governors to Chinese Wa...

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

ATTORNEY-GENERALS OF THE CIVIL WAR: PRELIMINARY CONCLUSIONS ABOUT THE CIVIL WAR

ATTORNEY-GENERALS OF THE CIVIL WAR: PRELIMINARY CONCLUSIONS ABOUT THE CIVIL WAR: Well, I’m continuing to bone up on the Civil War preparatory to writing “Attorney-Generals.” I’ve read approximately 2,000 pages, includ...

Monday, August 21, 2017

ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S ALMANAC TRIAL: FILSON HISTORICAL SOCIETY SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT

ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S ALMANAC TRIAL: FILSON HISTORICAL SOCIETY SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT: I'm speaking on "Prairie Defender: The Murder Trials of Abraham Lincoln" to the Filson HIstorical Society on September 12 in L...

ATTORNEY-GENERALS OF THE CIVIL WAR: BRIGADIER-GENERAL CLEMENT ANSELM EVAN'S OUTLINE OF...

ATTORNEY-GENERALS OF THE CIVIL WAR: BRIGADIER-GENERAL CLEMENT ANSELM EVAN'S OUTLINE OF...: ABOUT THE AUTHOR [This brief sketch is abridged from the Dictionary of American Biography , 6:196, 197, supplemented by the Confedera...

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S ALMANAC TRIAL: PRAIRIE DEFENDER REVIEWED ON ASPENADVOCACYBOOKS.CO...

ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S ALMANAC TRIAL: PRAIRIE DEFENDER REVIEWED ON ASPENADVOCACYBOOKS.CO...: Here's a nice review of "Prairie Defender" that was posted on the website Aspenadvocacybooks.com:  http://www.aspenadvocacybo...

RADIO INTERVIEW ON "PRAIRIE DEFENDER"

On 8/15/17 at 6:00 pm I will be giving an interview on my new book "Prairie Defender: The Murder Trials of Abraham Lincoln" on WDDQ Talk Radio, Valdosta, 92.1. You can listen to the interview here: https://tunein.com/radio/Talk-921-s28193/