In this War Department™ episode, our experts discuss the Battle of North Anna, a significant phase of the 1864 Overland Campaign. Historians Robert E. L. Krick and Mike Miller explore this often overlooked engagement and the ground on which it was fought.
VIDEO | Jeff Richman explains the pivotal Battle of Brooklyn, which took place just weeks after the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Historian Sam Smith explains the lifestyles and hardships of the generation that lived through the Civil War.
Historian Wayne Motts describes the history, function, and importance of West Point in regards to the Civil War. This video is part of the American Battlefield Trust's In4 video series, which presents short videos on basic Civil War topics.