American Forum - Remembering the Civil War
Gary W. Gallagher
February 21, 2011
11:00AM - 12:00PM (EST)
GARY W. GALLAGHER is the John L. Nau III Professor in the History of the American Civil War at U.Va. His books include “The Confederate War, Lee and His Generals in War and Memory” and “Stephen Dodson Ramseur: Lee’s Gallant General.” His new book, “The Union War,” will be published in March by Harvard University Press. Gallagher has received many awards, including the Laney Prize for the best book on the Civil War and the William Woods Hassler Award for contributions to Civil War studies. He founded and served as the first president of the Association for the Preservation of Civil War Sites.