Statuary Hall in the News: See the first book about it and the Civil War

Today’s Wall Street Journal has an article with a picture of the violent demonstrators in the Capitol last week in front of the Abraham Lincoln statue in the Rotunda. The article about the statue, sculpted in 1871 by a women sculptor, Vinnie Ream, also briefly discusses the background of Statuary Hall and its link to the Civil War.

My book, The Civil War in Statuary Hall, is the first one on that topic ever published. It is available at:

Below are a picture of the cover of the book and the photo from the article:

Author: geneofva

Author of "Citizen-General: Jacob Dolson Cox and the Civil War Era," and of seven more Civil War books -- with more to come!!

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