RE: [civilwarwest] Re: Intro and question!
Which is exactly what good historians do. A good starting point is Chandra Manning, _What This Cruel War Is Over_
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I also agree wholeheartly. Look at events through their eyes, not ours. judge by what they knew then, not what we have read about. Hind sight has made me so very smart, but dead wrong.
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From: K. J. Lindsey
Sent: Thursday, January 24, 2008 3:14 PM
Subject: [civilwarwest] Re: Intro and question!
--- In civilwarwest@ yahoogroups. com, "gnrljejohnston"
<GnrlJEJohnston@ ...> wrote:
> the Civil War, please teach actual history and stay away from today's
> Political Correctness, especially that of the NPS.
Teach the truth as it is known and do not
> try to glorify it, nor try to look at it with today's ethics or
> morality. Try to look at it as they did one hundred and fifty years
Hear Hear! I couldnt agree with you more! Im tired of the current trend
of rewiting history based on our time, rather then trying to fully
understand it as it was in there time!
Kevin Lindseysize=2 width="100%" align=center>
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