Historian George Forgie (The University of Texas at Austin) delivers a talk on the questions central to teaching the Civil War on June 16, 2008, at Trinity University in San At. Forgie’s presentation was part of “From Disunion to Empire: The United States, 1850–1900,” a summer teacher institute organized by Humanities Texas. To learn more about Humanities Texas education programs, visit us online at http://www.humanitiestexas.org/education.

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