Civil War, Day by Day
Throughout their new nation, Southerners prepared for serious warfare. Gone now were hopes for a quick and bloodless victory: more than 3500 Americans had been killed or wounded at First Manassas.
This Day in History
The Great White Fleet Sails


 
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