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Hollywood's epic 'Birth of a Nation' glorified injustice

...screen excerpts to show how some Americans thought of the Civil War, while a film instructor might focus on the film's...Griffith was born in Kentucky in 1875, just a decade after the Civil War ended. His father was a lieutenant colonel in the Confederate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-02-21/hollywoods-epic-birth-nation-glorif
10 percent of population of SC community served in Vietnam

...Liberty Hill, now part of North Charleston, was first settled by free blacks and freed slaves in the waning days of the Civil War and formally established as a community in 1871.A century later, 64 men from the community of only 600 went to fight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-16/10-percent-population-sc-community-
Mystery photo could show Civil War gunship

...wrap up this fall.In a military sense, the CSS Georgia was an ironclad flop that never fired a shot in battle.The Civil War ushered in the era of armored warships. In Savannah, a Ladies Gun boat Association raised $115,000 to build such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-14/mystery-photo-could-show-civi
Edgefield museum is shrine for South Carolina Red Shirts, who attacked blacks during Reconstruction

...South Carolina's government after the Civil War is now a museum honoring the Confederacy...Edgefield is in a mansion bought after the Civil War by Confederate Gen. Martin Gary...Republicans running the state after the Civil War and elect Democrat Wade Hampton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-20/edgefield-museum-shrine-south
Biblical expressions pervade our everyday language

...common expressions taken from its texts.One that comes to mind, as we wind down our sesquicentennial remembrance of the Civil War, is Abraham Lincoln's warning that "a house divided against itself cannot stand."He took it from Matthew 12...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-01/biblical-expressions-pervade-
War memorial divides Greenwood

...state lawmakers. The law lists 10 wars, including the "War Between the States," - the genteel, Southern name for the Civil War. The purpose of this part of the law was to appease people who worried 15 years ago that Confederate memorials and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-06/war-memorial-divides-greenwo
Brace for the backlash

...Fiorina ? the only woman in the group of possible candidates so far.You also can expect breathless coverage on the "civil war" brewing in the GOP between bedrock conservatives and the party's business-friendly "establishment" wing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-31/brace-backlash
Divers begin work to raise Confederate warship sunk in Savannah River

...go."In a military sense, the CSS Georgia was an ironclad flop that sank before it ever fired a shot in battle. The Civil War ushered in the era of armored warships. In Savannah, a Ladies Gunboat Association raised $115,000 to build such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-29/divers-begin-work-raise-confe
'Devil' or fiery peacemaker: 5 questions and answers about Sherman's March, 150 years later

A turning point in the Civil War came 150 years ago this week, when Union Gen. William...which hastened the war's end:WHY MARCH TO THE SEA?The Civil War was in its third year in 1864, and casualties continued...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-15/devil-or-fiery-peacemaker-5-q