Context. Context. Context.
One of my mentors in the history field constantly taught and reminded me of this important aspect of studying the past. It has become one of the continual questions I ask when approaching military or social history. What’s the context?
One important part of context is understanding a region where a significant event happened. That’s what we’re discussing in today’s new video! Come on a journey to one of my favorite places in the world…
The Shenandoah Valley
- Photos of the Valley
- Topography – including a location video at New Market Gap
- History & Culture
- Civil War History in the Valley – including location videos at Rockfish Gap
Thanks for watching!
Love the Shenandoah Valley and it’s Civil War history? Sarah’s new non-fiction book about the Battle of New Market is now available for pre-order. It’s listed in Gazette665’s Store and you can leave directions for personal booksigning!