Tagged: American Civil War

Book Review: The Money Men (H.W. Brands).

Book Review: The Money Men (H.W. Brands).

I’d never heard of Henry William Brands before reading The Money Men. Despite the late introduction, I suspect that his books will now appear high on my reading list – if they are even...

H.W. Brands’ The Money Men (A Book Tasting, Part II).

H.W. Brands’ The Money Men (A Book Tasting, Part II).

A week ago I published a book tasting including quotations and commentaries from H.W. Brands’ fascinating book The Money Men. If you do not already own this book – I highly recommend acquiring a...

The Mega Sales from PC Game Digital Download Providers.

The Mega Sales from PC Game Digital Download Providers.

Updated! 12/25/10 – 11:36 P.M. Around Christmas time several of the major digital download providers offer mega-sales on their games library and various individual developers offer sharp discounts on various games. I’m not a...

Tilted Mill’s Mosby’s Confederacy.

Tilted Mill’s Mosby’s Confederacy.

Over Christmas Break Steam (hey, guys, what about an affiliate program?  i should get paid for this promotion ;)) had some absolutely amazing sales on games – including some strategy war games (I mean...

Book Review: Rise to Rebellion and The Glorious Cause (Author: Jeff Shaara).

Book Review: Rise to Rebellion and The Glorious Cause (Author: Jeff Shaara).

As a youngster I was fascinated by the American Civil War. My bookshelves still reflect this fact. I have Freeman’s classic series Lee’s Lieutenants, Bruce Catton’s three volumes on the Army of the Potomac,...