LTK059: The Civil War was a defining moment in US history and Dom Bettinelli talks to Dr. Jim Beeghley and Mike Creavey about why it’s especially relevant today, what Catholics did during the war, what to consider when visiting Civil War sites, and resources to learn more at home.
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Links for this episode:
- Teaching the Civil War with Technology – Jim’s website
- Gods and Generals (2003 movie)
- Gods and Generals: A Novel of the Civil War
- The Killer Angels: The Classic Novel of the Civil War
- Gettysburg (movie)
- Glory (movie)
- Library of Congress Civil War Collection
- American Battlefield Trust
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Picks of the Week:
- Jim: The War Outside My Window: The Civil War Diary of LeRoy Wiley Gresham, 1860-1865; The Complete Gettysburg Guide, by J. David Petruzzi
- Mike: What They Fought For 1861-1865, by James McPherson; Faith and Fury: The Rise of Catholicism During the Civil War, by Fr. Charles P. Connor
- Dom: Star Wars Rogue One “Join The Rebellion!” Ceramic Mug 20oz