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Jonathan W. White discusses “Our Little Monitor” on New Books Network podcast

Dec 19th, 2018 | Filed as: News

Don’t miss this informative podcast with Jonathan W. White discussing his book “Our Little Monitor”: The Greatest Invention of the Civil War, co-written by Anna G. Holloway.

“In this interview Professor White discusses the design and development of the Monitor, the famous Battle of Hampton Roads, the conditions under which crews served, and the popular memory of [...]

 


The Civil War Monitor reviews “This Infernal War”: The Civil War Letters of William and Jane Standard

Dec 12th, 2018 | Filed as: News

The latest Civil War Monitor magazine includes this insightful review of “This Infernal War”: The Civil War Letters of William and Jane Standard, edited by Timothy Mason Roberts.
“The correspondence of William and Jane Standard is unusual in several respects. At age forty, William Standard was much older than the typical Union volunteer. Nor was he an [...]

 


Audio: Baseball Goes West author Lincoln Mitchell at the Commonwealth Club

Dec 11th, 2018 | Filed as: News

Don’t miss this extensive interview with Baseball Goes West author Lincoln Mitchell at San Francisco’s Commonwealth Club.
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Penitentiaries, Punishment, and Military Prisons wins Honorable Mention in Civil War Monitor‘s “Best Civil War Books of 2018″

Dec 10th, 2018 | Filed as: News

Congratulations to KSU Press author Angela M. Zombek for receiving Honorable Mention in the Civil War Monitor‘s “Best Civil War Books of 2018.”
Honorable Mention: Prisons remain an understudied topic in Civil War studies. In Penitentiaries, Punishments, and Military Prisons: Familiar Responses to an Extraordinary Crisis During the American Civil War (Kent State University Press), Angela M. Zombek compares [...]

 


“The strangest craft I ever saw.” New video takes us inside the USS Monitor

Dec 3rd, 2018 | Filed as: News

Discover more about the USS Monitor, the first ironclad warship in this just released new video from the authors of “Our Little Monitor.”

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Tom Batiuk Interview – Cleveland Channel 19 “Sunny Side Up”

Nov 28th, 2018 | Filed as: News

In case you missed it, Funky Winkerbean author Tom Batiuk interviewed on Channel 19′s Sunny Side Up morning show. Aired on Oct 30, 2018

Cleveland Channel 19 Sunny Side Up – Tom Batiuk Interview from Funky Winkerbean on Vimeo.

 


Goodreads.com holds giveaway of The Complete Funky Winkerbean Volumes 1–8

Nov 26th, 2018 | Filed as: News

This just in:
Goodreads is holding a giveaway for the Complete Funky Winkerbean, up to and including Volume 8 which will be released at the end of December. All copies will be personally signed and it will be a chance to get a sneak peek at Volume 8 which covers the first time-jump that I did in Funky. To [...]

 


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