A compilation of six essays originally presented at a conference at the Old State House Museum in Little Rock. They deal with African American soldiers and their changing role in the war, the Camden Expedition, the battle of Honey Springs, and battles of Poison Spring and Jenkins’ Ferry.
|Publisher:||Butler Center for Arkansas Studies|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
Mark K. Christ is outreach director for the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program at the Department of Arkansas Heritage and has led the agency's battlefield preservation efforts since 1992. Christ is the author or editor of numerous books on Arkansas Civil War history, including The Die Is Cast: Arkansas Goes to War, 1861; Rugged and Sublime: The Civil War in Arkansas; and “All Cut to Pieces and Gone to Hell”: The Civil War, Race Relations, and the Battle of Poison Spring. A graduate of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a master’s degree from the University of Oklahoma, Christ lives in Little Rock with his wife, Kimberly, and their daughters, Emily and Cassandra.