Harold Holzer and Eric Foner provide a unique and intimate look at the Civil War through the New-York Historical Society’s collection.
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Three of America’s most distinguished Civil War historians return to discuss Gettysburg, one of the bloodiest and most haunting battles of the Civil War, which in three days forever changed the course of American history.
Marc A. Genest discusses how the American rebels undercut British conventional military advantages. (Presented in collaboration with the Foreign Policy Research Institute.)
Edward G. Lengel gives a fresh look at General Washington as a military commander, offering insights into his strengths and weaknesses. (Presented in collaboration with the Foreign Policy Research Institute.)
Our speakers engage in a lively discussion about post-WWII NYC, followed by a question-and-answer session.