“Piracy more outragous than that of Semmes”: Lowell’s response to Darien, Ga.

If you have studied the Civil War for any length and to any depth, you’ll see the threads cross more often than not.  I’ve been writing, here on the blog, for the last few months about activities that occurred 150 years ago in South Carolina and Georgia. But of late I’ve changed focus to eventsContinue reading ““Piracy more outragous than that of Semmes”: Lowell’s response to Darien, Ga.”

Missed assignment at Rowser’s Ford

For this post, let me pitch a curve ball – let it hang out there over the plate – and see if anyone crushes it.  I’ll say this is but an interpretation that I ask you to roll around a bit to see how it fits. If you’ve studied Major-General J.E.B. Stuart’s ride to Gettysburg,Continue reading “Missed assignment at Rowser’s Ford”