Monthly Archives: July 2010

Forces or People (or both)

“There used to be a school of historical thought which held that the course of human history was determined largely by political and economic factors rather than by the characters and actions of individuals” (foreward to The Last Days of … Continue reading

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To Participants in the Quest

The title of this, the first post of A Stillness on the Internet, is taken from the introduction of a James McPherson book, Writing the Civil War.  For any Civil War enthusiast, the words take on an instant meaning.  For … Continue reading

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