The Great Heart of the Republic: St. Louis and the Cultural Civil War http://news.stlpublicradio.org en New book about Civil War focuses on St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/new-book-about-civil-war-focuses-st-louis <p>This year marks the 150<sup>th</sup> anniversary of the Civil War.</p><p>And just in time comes historian Adam Arenson’s new book “<a href="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?recid=30896&amp;content=book">The Great Heart of the Republic: St. Louis and the Cultural Civil </a><a href="http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?recid=30896&amp;content=book">War</a>.”</p><p>While Arenson is a professor at the<a href="http://www.utep.edu/"> University of Texas El Paso</a>, he spent a year in St. Louis doing research for his book.</p> Tue, 25 Jan 2011 18:06:14 +0000 Maria Altman 388 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org New book about Civil War focuses on St. Louis