Thursday, July 21, 2011

Today in 1861...

...150 years ago, the Battle of First Manassas (or, Bull Run), was fought, resulting in a Confederate victory.

"There Stands Jackson Like a Stone Wall", by Mort Kunstler

I'm certainly hoping I don't have detail it all for you--you do have a book or something you can go read that will tell you about this battle...right? ;-P

So here's a question for you (answer without cheating, kiddies!): what was the first battle of the war?

Spencer

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