Take Note: Historian Carol Reardon on the Facts & Fiction of the American Civil War

Dec 9, 2016

Historian Carol Reardon at Gettysburg.

Carol Reardon is a Professor of American History at Penn State and this year’s Penn State Laureate. A noted expert on the American Civil War, one of her best-known books is Pickett’s Charge: In History and Memory. It provides a fascinating assessment of the facts—and fiction—surrounding the single most famous military battle of the   Civil War.