Threads From The National Tapestry: Stories From The American Civil War
By Fred Kiger
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History is, indeed, a story. With his unique voice and engaging delivery, historian and veteran storyteller Fred Kiger will help the compelling stories of the American Civil War come alive in each and every episode. Filled with momentous issues and repercussions that still resonate with us today, this series will feature events and people from that period and will strive to make you feel as if you were there.
||Clean6 - The Plains Of Manassas||About this episode: In the first months after war began, both North and South mobilized. Men were needed to fill the ranks. In the North, the ...||7/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5 - “Stonewall” - Part 02||About this episode: His journey had been nothing short of remarkable. From an orphan from western Virginia to matriculation to West Point where, there, along the ...||6/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4 - “Stonewall” - Part 01||About this episode: Stonewall Jackson wouldve been the perfect protagonist for Greek or Shakespearean tragedy; a commanding officer struck down only hours after his greatest tactical ...||5/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3 - Lee And Grant - Their Finest Hour||About this episode: It was a conflict that stretched four years. It began in April and, that same month four years later, so began the beginning ...||4/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2 - Call To Duty: The Common Soldier - 1861||About this episode: Perhaps, the last time Americans volunteered en masse was in the days and weeks immediately following the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Yet, ...||4/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1 - Flashpoint 1861 Fort Sumter||About this episode: For the United States and North Korea, with each verbal jab between respective leaders, with each thrust and parry by diplomats, with reports ...||4/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
The Best Civil War Podcast
This is the platinum standard of podcasts, especially the American Civil War. Fred Kiger’s exhaustive research and unmatched delivery combine for an unforgettable experience. I wish the episodes would come more often, but I am content to listen to them over and over. I urge everyone to subscribe and support this outstanding program.