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Freedom Rising: Washington in the Civil War

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  • Title: Freedom Rising: Washington in the Civil War
  • Author: Ernest B. Furgurson
  • ISBN: 9780375704093
  • Page: 162
  • Format: Paperback

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  1. Most histories of the Civil War are about either the military events or the major personalities, and for obvious reasons but sometimes the micro histories are far interesting, focusing as they do on the lives that went on under the shadow of the war, the minor players who may have made only a small impact on the grand events but whose lives were irrevocably changed by the sweeping and fluctuating fortunes of the war These are the kind of people whose lives often survive now only buried in recor [...]


  2. Author Ernest B Furgurson is one of the most readable Civil War historians I ve had the pleasure to read I thoroughly enjoyed this book It is the story of how Washington D.C grows and matures from a town with mud filled streets to a capitol the country could be proud of during the Civil War The book is filled with quotes and stories from primary sources that give the reader a real feel for the city, with all of its wrinkles, and what life was like for its residents One example is the on going st [...]


  3. Freedom Rising is a very powerful history of Washington, D.C during the Civil War For many years, virtually the only significant history of Civil War Washington out there was Margaret Leech s Reveille in Washington a very fine book, to be sure, but one that was written long ago Ernest Furgurson, a former Balti Sun writer whose interest in the Civil War has led him to write books about Civil War battles like Chancellorsville, here does a very able job of telling the story of how, between 1860 and [...]


  4. Anyone interested in seeing a streetwise depiction of Washington DC in the 1860s will find this book an enjoyable read The author, a former journalist, interweaves the story of the capital city into the wider tapestry of the Civil War.


  5. I very much enjoyed this authoritative yet very accessible history of Washington, DC during the Civil War read



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