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Justus Scheibert, an officer in the Royal Prussian Engineers, was sent to the United States for seven months to observe the Civil War and report the effects of artillery on fortifications. Sheibert's narrative portrays soldiers, weaponry, and battles, including the first, and one of the few, studies of combined operations in the Civil War.

Justus Scheibert, an officer in the Royal Prussian Engineers, was sent to the United States for seven months to observe the Civil War and report the effects of artillery on fortifications. Sheibert's narrative portrays soldiers, weaponry, and battles, including the first, and one of the few, studies of combined operations in the Civil War.

The Trail of Tears across Missouri is a moving account of the 1837-1838 removal of the Cherokees from the southeastern United States to Indian Territory (now Oklahoma).

The Trail of Tears across Missouri is a moving account of the 1837-1838 removal of the Cherokees from the southeastern United States to Indian Territory (now Oklahoma).

Clayton E. Jewett’s fully edited and annotated publication of Senator Williamson S. Oldham’s memoir provides a firsthand look at the Civil War from the perspective of a government insider. Oldham, who represented the always contrary and suspicious Texans in the Confederate Senate, stresses the centrality of politics to a society and the necessity of legislating for the will of the people even in times of war.

Clayton E. Jewett’s fully edited and annotated publication of Senator Williamson S. Oldham’s memoir provides a firsthand look at the Civil War from the perspective of a government insider. Oldham, who represented the always contrary and suspicious Texans in the Confederate Senate, stresses the centrality of politics to a society and the necessity of legislating for the will of the people even in times of war.

Resources for Civil War studies.  This website is for home schooled students and it has everything Civil war from the culture of the time, timelines, battle information, book ideas and pictures.  It is a great resource with a lot of information. (credit Cindy Downes)

Resources for Civil War studies. This website is for home schooled students and it has everything Civil war from the culture of the time, timelines, battle information, book ideas and pictures. It is a great resource with a lot of information. (credit Cindy Downes)

In this well-written and very readable work, Kristie C. Wolferman traces the history of the Osage Nation from its origins to its forced departure from Missouri.

In this well-written and very readable work, Kristie C. Wolferman traces the history of the Osage Nation from its origins to its forced departure from Missouri.

The Ongoing Civil War is a selection of the essays that best represent the successful balance between "serious scholarship" and a narrative reading style preferred by the educated layman. They cover a range of topics as diverse as conflict among commanders, the supply runs vital to the Union victory at Gettysburg, the network of scouts and spies used by Robert E. Lee, and the painstaking process of organizing and publishing the Official Records.

The Ongoing Civil War is a selection of the essays that best represent the successful balance between "serious scholarship" and a narrative reading style preferred by the educated layman. They cover a range of topics as diverse as conflict among commanders, the supply runs vital to the Union victory at Gettysburg, the network of scouts and spies used by Robert E. Lee, and the painstaking process of organizing and publishing the Official Records.

The Ongoing Civil War is a selection of the essays that best represent the successful balance between "serious scholarship" and a narrative reading style preferred by the educated layman. They cover a range of topics as diverse as conflict among commanders, the supply runs vital to the Union victory at Gettysburg, the network of scouts and spies used by Robert E. Lee, and the painstaking process of organizing and publishing the Official Records.

The Ongoing Civil War is a selection of the essays that best represent the successful balance between "serious scholarship" and a narrative reading style preferred by the educated layman. They cover a range of topics as diverse as conflict among commanders, the supply runs vital to the Union victory at Gettysburg, the network of scouts and spies used by Robert E. Lee, and the painstaking process of organizing and publishing the Official Records.

German immigrants came to America for two main reasons: to seek opportunities in the New World, and to avoid political and economic problems in Europe. In German Settlement in Missouri, Robyn Burnett and Ken Luebbering demonstrate the crucial role that the German immigrants and their descendants played in the settlement and development of Missouri's architectural, political, religious, economic, and social landscape.

German immigrants came to America for two main reasons: to seek opportunities in the New World, and to avoid political and economic problems in Europe. In German Settlement in Missouri, Robyn Burnett and Ken Luebbering demonstrate the crucial role that the German immigrants and their descendants played in the settlement and development of Missouri's architectural, political, religious, economic, and social landscape.