Front Line Editor's Note

  • Introducing "Iron Men Afloat" - A New Series on the Civil War NavyRead More

    Category: Front Line Editor's Note Posted: 4/26/2012 Author: Laura June Davis | 

    This ambitious series of cross posts will highlight key battles and topics in Civil War Navy history; for each topic covered, the Monitor will discuss the men (i.e. living component) involved while the CWN 150 blog will focus on the machines and technology used.

  • 2011: A Year in ReviewRead More

    Category: Front Line Editor's Note Posted: 1/10/2012 Author: Laura June Davis | 

    Much to the delight of The Civil War Monitor editorial staff, another year and another sesquicentennial celebration have begun. As we look forward to all that 2012 has in store for us, we cannot help but reflect back on 2011 and the launch of The Monitor. Above all, we are thankful to all of our fans, supporters, readers, writers, and bloggers for making 2011 and the start of The Monitor such a...

  • A Second Helping of Civil War ThanksgivingRead More

    Category: Front Line Editor's Note Posted: 11/29/2011 Author: Laura June Davis | 

    We hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving, ate lots of turkey/tofurkey, and survived the chaos of Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping. Since, we did not post our regular week in review last Friday, we thought we would give you a second helping of all the great Civil War Thanksgiving  inspired blog posts from last week. After all, the best part of Thanksgiving is going back for...

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