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The Civil War costs and benefits suggest Lincoln was wrong.


I’ve just finished watching Ken Burns “The Civil War” and (as usual) I think I’d argue a very unusual position in terms of what the North and South “should” have done given the massive cost in lives and prosperity and … Continue reading

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Greetings from Manassas, Virginia


Woke up this morning thinking I’d be with my cousin in Baltimore, but wound up travelling without parents from Medford to Dulles, now back with them driving to Shenandoah Valley for the big Glick reunion  at Bridgewater College. United told … Continue reading

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