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THE INCOMPARABLE LIEUTENANT HICKS – Part 4

This is Part 4 of my ongoing series of excerpts from Borden Hicks’ personal account in Glimpses of the Nation’s Struggle. Borden Hicks was a humorous young officer in the 11th Michigan Volunteer Infantry during the American Civil War. The … Continue reading

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PART 2: NEAR MISS AT DAVIS’ CROSSROADS

This is the second installment of a reprint of an article of mine that was originally featured in the July 1998 issue of the magazine “America’s Civil War.”   Alfred Lacy Hough, an officer on [Major General James] Negley’s staff, … Continue reading

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PRELUDE TO CHICKAMAUGA

As I’ve mentioned before, I’m in the process of reworking a Civil War novel I wrote back in the ’90s (while at the same time still working on Jack Mallory’s tales), so I thought I would share an article of … Continue reading

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