Dixie’s War: The Historiography of the Confederate States of America

The American Civil War is a subject that brings to mind images of soldiers in blue and gray lining up and firing at one another, the heroic and gallant military commanders on horseback commanding from the front, and political titans such as Abraham Lincoln or Jefferson Davis guiding the course of the war from their … Continue reading Dixie’s War: The Historiography of the Confederate States of America

The Shining City: Classical Athens and its Historiography

Classical Athens was a titan in the ancient world, a city-state resplendent with wealth and power. Her powerful navy was known throughout the Near East as a significant military force, while the city’s machine of commerce hummed as this power earned its strength through trade. From its rise as a significant city-state during the aftermath … Continue reading The Shining City: Classical Athens and its Historiography

Lines in the Sand: George H.W. Bush and Creating the Coalition

Note: President George H.W. Bush (1989-1993) served this nation with distinction and honor as a veteran of the Second World War, Congressman, CIA Director, Vice President, and finally President, and passed away last week on November 30, 2018. This is dedicated in his honor. From August 1990 to February 1991, one major issue dominated the … Continue reading Lines in the Sand: George H.W. Bush and Creating the Coalition