Jan 31, 2018
Professor Laver returns to review the Vicksburg Campaign, Grant’s rise to General-in-Chief of the Union Army, the Chattanooga campaign and his campaigns in Virginia.
Jan 24, 2018
Harry Laver, Professor of History at the US Army Command and General Staff College will discuss Grant’s early career and his leadership in the Western Theatre of the War up to the Vicksburg Campaign.
Jan 17, 2018
Professor Bill Robison joins Mark to discuss Tudor England and its portrayal in film and TV—especially the series The Tudors and the interpretations of key characters such as Henry VIII, Ann Boleyn, Catherine of Aragon, Thomas More and Cardinal Wolsey.
Jan 12, 2018
The beginning of a new year has often seen major developments in U.S. history. We review some of the key events such as the Battle of New Orleans and the Emancipation Proclamation.