joseph t. glatthaar is Stephenson Distinguished Professor of the American Civil War at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is author of numerous books and articles and received the Society for Military History’s Samuel Eliot Morison Prize for lifetime achievement in the field of military history.
david k. thomson is a Visiting Assistant Professor of History at Sacred Heart University. Thomson received his PhD from the University of Georgia in 2016. He is the editor of “We Are in His Hands Whether We Live or Die”: The Letters of Brevet Brigadier General Charles Henry Howard (2013). He has also authored pieces for the New York Times Disunion blog and Bloomberg.
mark e. neely jr. is Emeritus Professor of History at Penn State. He is the author of numerous books and articles, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning The Fate of Liberty: Abraham Lincoln and Civil Liberties (1991) and, most recently, Lincoln and the Triumph of the Nation (2011).
robert cook teaches American history at the University of Sussex, UK. He is currently writing a history of Civil War memory since 1865. [End Page 477]