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A history podcast in which Rich & Tracy weave together a chronological narrative of the Civil War era. Visit us at www.civilwarpodcast.org

A history podcast in which Rich & Tracy weave together a chronological narrative of the Civil War era. Visit us at www.civilwarpodcast.org
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A history podcast in which Rich & Tracy weave together a chronological narrative of the Civil War era. Visit us at www.civilwarpodcast.org

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English


Episodes

#286 VICKSBURG (Part the Tenth)

7/14/2019
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In which we turn our attention back to Ulysses S Grant, who makes the fateful decision to march his army down the west side of the Mississippi River and then cross to the east bank below the Confederate strongpoint of Vicksburg.

Duration:00:21:48

#285 VICKSBURG (Part the Ninth)

7/7/2019
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In which we look at Banks' successful Bayou Teche Campaign in central Louisiana in the spring of 1863.

Duration:00:33:46

#284 VICKSBURG (Part the Eighth)

6/30/2019
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In which we look at events downriver from Vicksburg, including the appointment of Major General Nathaniel Banks to command the Department of the Gulf and Rear Admiral David Farragut running the the Confederate batteries at Port Hudson.

Duration:00:27:22

#283 VICKSBURG (Part the Seventh)

6/9/2019
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In which we look at the fate of USS Indianola and talk about the failure of the Yazoo Pass and Steele's Bayou expeditions.

Duration:00:38:26

#282 VICKSBURG (Part the Sixth)

6/2/2019
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In which we look at the Federal attack on Arkansas Post on January 11, 1863.

Duration:00:34:43

#281 VICKSBURG (Part the Fifth)

5/27/2019
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In which we look at Sherman's failed assault at Chickasaw Bayou, north of Vicksburg, at the end of December 1862.

Duration:00:38:00

#280 VICKSBURG (Part the Fourth)

5/19/2019
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In which we start to look at Grant's first attempt to wrest Vicksburg from the Confederates. It didn't go well.

Duration:00:29:17

#279 VICKSBURG (Part the Third)

5/12/2019
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In which we continue to look at the background to the Vicksburg Campaign.

Duration:00:30:08

#278 VICKSBURG (Part the Second)

5/5/2019
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In which we continue to look at the background to the Vicksburg Campaign.

Duration:00:51:07

#277 VICKSBURG (Part the First)

4/28/2019
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In which start to look at the background to the Vicksburg Campaign.

Duration:00:24:00

#276 "MOUNTAINEERS ARE ALWAYS FREE": How West Virginia Became a State (Part the Second)

4/14/2019
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In which we wrap-up our look at how West Virginia, in the midst of the Civil War, became the thirty-fifth state of the Union.

Duration:00:30:27

#275 "MOUNTAINEERS ARE ALWAYS FREE": How West Virginia Became a State (Part the First)

4/7/2019
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In which we start to look at the story of how West Virginia became the thirty-fifth state of the Union.

Duration:00:22:48

#274 DEATH OF STONEWALL JACKSON

3/31/2019
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In which we look at the wounding and death of Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson (1824-1863).

Duration:00:35:02

#273 CHANCELLORSVILLE (Part the Sixteenth)

3/24/2019
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In which Hooker retreats, Lee stews, and we wrap-up our discussion of the Chancellorsville Campaign.

Duration:00:21:01

#272 CHANCELLORSVILLE (Part the Fifteenth)

3/17/2019
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In which we see Robert E Lee fail in his attempt to "demolish" Sedgwick on May 4, 1863.

Duration:00:24:46

#271 CHANCELLORSVILLE (Part the Fourteenth)

3/10/2019
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In which we look at the fighting at Salem Church on May 3, 1863.

Duration:00:28:58

#270 CHANCELLORSVILLE (Part the Thirteenth)

3/3/2019
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In which our focus shifts to the fighting east of Chancellorsville, at Fredericksburg and Salem Church.

Duration:00:26:26

#269 CHANCELLORSVILLE (Part the Twelfth)

2/17/2019
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In which the Confederate forces of Jeb Stuart & Robert E Lee capture the Chancellorsville intersection after furious fighting on the morning of May 3, 1863.

Duration:00:27:27

#268 CHANCELLORSVILLE (Part the Eleventh)

2/10/2019
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In which there is fierce fighting on May 3, 1863 as the Confederates fight to reunite their divided forces at Chancellorsville.

Duration:00:35:52

#267 CHANCELLORSVILLE (Part the Tenth)

2/3/2019
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In which Stonewall Jackson is wounded by friendly fire on the evening of May 2, 1863 at the Battle of Chancellorsville.

Duration:00:21:37