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

In which we wrap-up our look at how West Virginia, in the midst of the Civil War, became the thirty-fifth state of the Union.

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Category:History -- posted at: 7:37pm MDT

In which we start to look at the story of how West Virginia became the thirty-fifth state of the Union.

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Category:History -- posted at: 7:05pm MDT

In which we look at the wounding and death of Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson (1824-1863).

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Category:History -- posted at: 6:07pm MDT

In which Hooker retreats, Lee stews, and we wrap-up our discussion of the Chancellorsville Campaign.

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Category:History -- posted at: 4:58pm MDT

In which we see Robert E Lee fail in his attempt to "demolish" Sedgwick on May 4, 1863.

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Category:History -- posted at: 6:41pm MDT

In which we look at the fighting at Salem Church on May 3, 1863.

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Category:History -- posted at: 7:09pm MDT

In which our focus shifts to the fighting east of Chancellorsville, at Fredericksburg and Salem Church.

 

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Category:History -- posted at: 5:38pm MDT

In which the Confederate forces of Jeb Stuart & Robert E Lee capture the Chancellorsville intersection after furious fighting on the morning of May 3, 1863. 

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Category:History -- posted at: 5:21pm MDT

In which there is fierce fighting on May 3, 1863 as the Confederates fight to reunite their divided forces at Chancellorsville.

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Category:History -- posted at: 7:25pm MDT

In which Stonewall Jackson is wounded by friendly fire on the evening of May 2, 1863 at the Battle of Chancellorsville.

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Category:History -- posted at: 7:00pm MDT

In which Stonewall Jackson's flank attack on the evening of May 2, 1863 stalls due to his command's increasing disorganization, the onset of night, and stiffening Federal resistance.

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Category:History -- posted at: 6:03pm MDT

In which Stonewall Jackson's flank attack on the evening of May 2, 1863 shatters the Eleventh Corps of the Army of the Potomac.

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Category:History -- posted at: 6:50pm MDT

In which Stonewall Jackson completes his famous flank march and prepares to launch his attack, which took place on the evening of May 2, 1863 at the Battle of Chancellorsville.

 

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Category:History -- posted at: 6:48pm MDT

In which we get Stonewall Jackson started on his famous flank march, which took place during the Battle of Chancellorsville on May 2, 1863.

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Category:History -- posted at: 6:49pm MDT

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