Archive for July, 2013

The Civil War – Look Again

Last year a significant statistic from American history was revised. …through newly digitized census data from the 19th century, J. David Hacker, a demographic historian from Binghamton University in New York, has recalculated the death toll [of the American Civil War] and increased it by more than 20 percent — to 750,000. – New York […]

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