LET HISTORIC TRAVELER MAGAZINE TAKE YOU TO THE WORLD S GREAT HISTORIC DESTINATIONS.
Nothing makes history come alive better than visiting the places where historic events occurred. This exciting new series, hosted by the Emmy Award winning Bill Boggs, will take you to these great locations, giving you a personal sense of the people and events that have shaped the world. You will not only discover the excitement of exploring history, but will also learn the routes, lodging and site-seeing information to become a historic traveler.
Grant and Sherman takes viewers in the footsteps of these great Union generals during the war that nearly tore America apart. Grant And The Civil War visits many of the battlefields where Grant exhibited his military genius. From Vicksburg National Military Park site of Grant s great siege of 1863 to Shiloh Military Park where one of the bloodiest battles of the war was waged, to Chickamauga & Chattanooga Military Park where Grant stopped Union losses, you will see the places where this great leader forged his reputation and learn the important stories of these heroic battles. In Sherman s March To The Sea you will visit many of the battlefield sites where Sherman pounded the Confederates into retreat in Georgia and set the stage for a Union victory. You will also see the Andersonville National Historic Site and travel to a variety of fascinating places across Georgia that recreate or preserve the antebellum lifestyle.
The great personalities and dramatic struggles that shaped America will come alive in Grant and Sherman.