Thanks to Cris Alvarez at the War Scholar blog for interviewing me about The Fight For the Old North State (Univ. of Kansas Press, 2019). The Q&A (at the link) goes into the book's origins, the research, use of period newspapers, the maps, etc., -- and includes a shoutout to my father.
US Civil War military history book – “The Fight for the Old North State: The Civil War in North Carolina, January-May 1864” (University of Kansas Press, 2019) – Hampton Newsome – WarScholar written interview 7
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