Sun, 4 August 2013
In which we discuss the bombardment of Sumter by the Confederate artillery batteries, and then the fort's evacuation by Major Robert Anderson & his men on April 14, 1861. Before the conclusion of the episode, we also tackle the questions: "What caused secession?" and "What caused the war?"
Direct download: CivilWar35.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 4:11pm MDT