Civil War: Hospital rats

Here’s a story from 150 years ago about hospital rats. Happy Holidays!

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Civil War: A high-stakes election

One of the turning points of the war: November 8th, 1864.

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Civil War: A tightening grip on Richmond

150 years ago, the siege of Petersburg continues, despite the best efforts of the Union General Ulysses S. Grant.

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Civil War: Lee’s Miserables

Les Mis had a surprising influence on the South during the Civil War.

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