American Writers (One Hundred Pages at a Time)

Episode 532: The American Civil War (19): Making a Revolution

September 29, 2022

The documents from the summer of 1863, after the victories of Gettysburg and Vicksburg, show how rapidly Emancipation changed the fortunes of the war and public opinion in both the North and the South. I had a lot of fun with these documents and hope you enjoy too.