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Gen. Nathan George “Shanks” Evans

I recently finished Jason Silverman’s new Shanks: The Life and Wars of General Nathan G. Evans, C.S.A., apparently the first biography to use the South Carolinian’s personal, official and family correspondence. He was a West Pointer and an Indian fighter … Continue reading

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