Upcoming meetings of the Raleigh CWRT:

August 11, 2014:

Dr. Stephen Davis - Speaking on the Battle of Atlanta


Steve attended Emory University in Atlanta and studied under renowned Civil War historian Bell Wiley. He earned his master’s degree in American history from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his Ph.D. at Emory, where he concentrated on the Civil War in Southern literature.

Books and Publications


Atlanta Will Fall: Sherman, Joe Johnston and the Heavy Yankee Battalions

What the Yankees Did to Us: Sherman’s Bombardment and Wrecking of Atlanta

He served as a book review editor for Blue and Gray Magazine from 1994 to 2005

He has written many articles on the Civil War for magazines and publications such as Civil War Times Illustrated and the Georgia Historical Quarterly.