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Rain, rain go away!

It rained all day today.  A steady, cold, drenching rain.  In my twenty-first century, suburban existence, this tormenting downpour has meant nothing but frustration as I ran from my watertight car to my watertight house and back again.  But in … Continue reading

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Death in the Camp

In the Civil War, disease killed more soldiers than bullets.  The men of the 36th Indiana learned this startling fact quickly. There’s little question that the gathering of lots of men from small communities and farms across the countryside into … Continue reading

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