War Horse

War Horse

 

Great article on the history of the often forgotten War Horse.

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Because Now It’s Personal: Causes That Produce The Guerrilla

Because Now It’s Personal: Causes That Produce The Guerrilla

 

Most of the men who fought with William Quantrill didn’t own slaves. They were just Missouri farm boys who wanted to be left alone, raise families and run farms of their own. What caused them to turn into the so called “bloodthirsty savages” they later became? Join with the fictional Lydia Warner Rowe as she determines to answer that very same question two years after the end of the War Between the States.

(From the journal of Lydia Warner Rowe)

 

 

REBEL YELL: ‘Confederados’, The South Shall Rise Again….In Brazil

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Vermont Folk Troth

Source – washingtonpost.com “…It’s one of history’s lesser-known episodes. After the Civil War, thousands of defeated Southerners came to Brazil to self-exile in a country that still practiced slavery. For decades, their descendants have thrown a massive party that now attracts thousands of people to the twin cities of Americana and Santa Bárbara d’Oeste to […]

REBEL YELL: ‘Confederados’, The South Shall Rise Again….In Brazil — RIELPOLITIK

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