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The National Civil War Museum

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1 Lincoln Circle at Reservoir Park
Harrisburg, 17103
7172601861 www.nationalcivilwarmuseum.org

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May 2020

Free

2020 Lessons in History Speaker Series

May 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The National Civil War Museum, 1 Lincoln Circle at Reservoir Park
Harrisburg, 17103
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“The Civil War in a Global Context” with Dr. Aaron Sheehan-Dean Most histories of the American Civil War describe it as a domestic event. Instead, this lecture situates the conflict in the context of the other civil and national wars that happened at nearly the same time. By comparing and contrasting the American experience with the Indian Rebellion of 1857, the Polish Insurrection of 1863, and the Taiping Rebellion, we see the Civil War in a new light. Rather than…

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