The American Civil War

The is the home page for writings on the American Civil War that may coalesce in a book tentatively title, Striving With Evil: The Moral Legacy of the American Civil War.

What’s wrong with how we view the Civil War?—April 29, 2019

Was the American Civil About Slavery?—March 20, 2019

A Civil War Question: Can One Hate Both Slavery and War Equally?—January 7, 2019

What happened in the Civil War: Reflections on James McPherson’s Battle Cry of Freedom—September 3, 2018

Wondering about the American Civil War—June 25, 2018