Shiloh http://wkyufm.org en Historians Reflect on the Impact of the Battle of Shiloh http://wkyufm.org/post/historians-reflect-impact-battle-shiloh <p>The Battle of Shiloh, one of the most pivotal and bloody battles of the U.S. Civil War, started 150 years ago today.</p><p>WKU Military Historian Jack Thacker and Dr. Glenn LaFantasie of the WKU Institute for Civil War Studies say Shiloh changed the way many military leaders and the general public viewed the war.</p><p>This is part of our ongoing series about the Civil War. &nbsp;<a href="http://www.wkyufm.org/term/civil-war-series" target="_blank">You can access more stories here.</a></p><p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 06 Apr 2012 10:54:00 +0000 Dan Modlin 10316 at http://wkyufm.org Historians Reflect on the Impact of the Battle of Shiloh WKU Historian Working on Shiloh Research Project http://wkyufm.org/post/wku-historian-working-shiloh-research-project <p>Dr. Glenn LaFantasie of the WKU Institute for Civil War Studies is involved in a software mapping project that could become very significant to future historians. The WKU Historian has been to Shiloh in recent months, helping to map that historic Civil War battlefield.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 05 Apr 2012 11:32:23 +0000 Dan Modlin 10282 at http://wkyufm.org WKU Historian Working on Shiloh Research Project Historians Mark the 150th Anniversary of the Battles of Fort Henry and Fort Donelson http://wkyufm.org/post/historians-mark-150th-anniversary-battles-fort-henry-and-fort-donelson <p>WKU Civil War Historian Glenn La Fantasie and WKU Military Historian Jack Thacker say the signficance of these battles in Northern Tennessee may have been more important than some people have thought in the past.</p><p> Mon, 06 Feb 2012 12:40:00 +0000 Dan Modlin 6845 at http://wkyufm.org Historians Mark the 150th Anniversary of the Battles of Fort Henry and Fort Donelson