Foreword: Gary W. Gallagher
Gary W. Gallagher is John L. Nau III Professor in the History of the American Civil War and Director of the John L. Nau III Center for Civil War History at the University of Virginia. He is the author or editor of numerous books, including The Union War.
Contributions: Judith Giesberg
Judith Giesberg is Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the Department of History at Villanova University in Villanova, Pennsylvania. She is the author of the recent title Sex and the Civil War: Soldiers, Pornography, and the Making of American Morality (2017).
She is also the editor of Th e Journal of the Civil War Era.
Contributions: Ryan W. Keating
Ryan W. Keating is Assistant Professor of History at California State University, San Bernardino.
Contributions: Melinda Lawson
Melinda Lawson is Senior Lecturer and Director of Public History at Union College in Schenectady, New York. She is the author of Patriot Fires: Forging a New American Nationalism in the Civil War North (2002.) She has published chapters in An Uncommon Time: The Civil War and the Northern Homefront (2002) and Contested Democracy: Freedom,
Race, and Power in American History (2007), and articles in Civil War History and The Journal of the Civil War Era.
Contributions: Julie A. Mujic
Contributions: Timothy J. Orr
Contributions: Thaddeus M. Romansky
Thaddeus M. Romansky completed his doctorate in History in 2015 at Texas A&M University. He is currently the director of a Catholic radio network in College Station, Texas and has taught courses on U.S. History and African American History at Texas A&M and
Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas.
Edited: Robert M. Sandow
Robert M. Sandow (Edited By)
Robert M. Sandow is an associate professor of history at Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of Deserter Country: Civil War Opposition in the Pennsylvania Appalachians (Fordham University Press, 2009) and has presented numerous articles and conference papers. His recent work addresses issues of political dissent and rural protest on the northern home front.
Contributions: Sean A. Scott
Sean A. Scott is Assistant Professor of History at the Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics, and Humanities in Muncie, Indiana. He is the author of A Visitation of God: Northern Civilians Interpret the Civil War (2011) and a chapter in Children and Youth During the Civil War Era (2012).
Contributions: Matthew Warshauer
Contributions: Jonathan W. White
Jonathan W. White is an assistant professor of American Studies at Christopher Newport University, in Newport News, Virginia. He is the author of Abraham Lincoln and Treason in the Civil War: The Trials of John Merryman (Louisiana State University Press, 2011), and has another book, titled To Aid Their Rebel Friends: Politics and Treason in the Civil War North, under contract with LSU Press. White has published A Philadelphia Perspective:The Civil War Diary of Sidney George Fisher (Fordham University Press, 2007) and articles in Civil War History, American Nineteenth Century History, Ohio Valley History, and the Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography.
Contributions: Kanisorn Wongsrichanalai
Kanisorn Wongsrichanalai, Ph.D., is Assistant Professor of history at Angelo State University. He is co-editor (with Lorien Foote) of So Conceived and So Dedicated: Intellectual Life in the Civil War–Era North, also from Fordham University Press.