African American Faces of the Civil War – Coddington

Take note, authors.  This is how you do a book full of miniature biographies. I've griped about it before. I don't usually like biographies, not because I don't like history, but because the format is generally dull. Coddington, on the other hand, spends his time putting the facts and figures in context of exciting events … Continue reading African American Faces of the Civil War – Coddington