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It has taken centuries to recognize that all humans possess certain unalienable rights. There will come a time when we have to consider whether others deserve those rights as well. -- That time will come on July 4th 1863, at Gettysburg. When a stranger carrying a shiny,metallic valise steps aboard...
Desperate Engagement: How a Little-Known Civil War Battle Saved Washington, D.C., and Changed American History
The Battle of Monocacy, which took place on the blisteringly hot day of July 9, 1864, is one of the Civil War’s most significant yet little-known battles. What played out that day in the corn and wheat fields four miles south of Frederick, Maryland., was a full-field engagement between some 12,000...