The Civil War (1861-1865): A History Podcast

In which we take a quick look at the story behind the Confederacy's famous battle flag, and also the history behind each of the Confederate States of America's three national flags.

Direct download: CivilWar60.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 4:31pm MST

In which we conclude our discussion of the First Battle of Manassas (July 21, 1861), looking at the Federal army's retreat and the failure of the Confederates to pursue, and then we offer some final thoughts on the war's first major battle.

Direct download: CivilWar59.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 1:19pm MST

In which we continue with our discussion of the First Battle of Manassas (July 21, 1861), looking at the fight for Henry Hill, and then we move over to the action at Chinn Ridge.

Direct download: CivilWar58.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 8:09pm MST

In which we continue with our discussion of the First Battle of Manassas (July 21, 1861), looking at the start of the pivotal fight for Henry Hill. Plus, we see how Stonewall Jackson got his famous nickname.

Direct download: CivilWar57b.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 2:56pm MST

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