The Civil War Talk Radio Companion

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Our website is dedicated to Civil War Talk Radio (CWTR). CWTR is a weekly, hour long, intenet-based talk radio show hosted by Gerry Prokopowicz of East Carolina University. Each week, Gerry interviews leading historians, authors, enthusiasts, etc. on all things Civil War related. There are currently 298+ hours of interviews available for your listening pleasure. Use this site to view show information, download the MP3 files, listen to the MP3 files and get additional information on guests.

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Season 11 - Latest shows listed below.

Click on the Episode Title for additional information on episode, links to download or listen to episode and a transcript of Gerry's monologue.

The Roll of U.S. Navy and Marines in the Civil War

Chuck  Veit September 10, 2014

Chuck Veit Pres, Navy & Marine Living Hist Assn, author of "A Dog Before a Soldier"

With Malice Toward Some: Treason and Loyalty in the Civil War Era

William  Blair September 3, 2014

William Blair, author of "With Malice Toward Some: Treason and Loyalty in the Civil War Era."

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Impediments of War
About the photo at the top of our website: The photo is of the Engineers of the 8th N.Y. State Militia, 1861, listening to Civil War Talk Radio on their of the lesser known Impediments of War.

News from CWTR World HQ:

Sep 3, 2014
Scheduled guest: William Blair, author of "With Malice Toward Some: Treason and Loyalty in the Civil War Era."

Sep 10, 2014
Scheduled guest:
Chuck Veit Pres, Navy & Marine Living Hist Assn

Sep 17, 2014
Scheduled guest:
Jason Roe, Digital editor of "Civil War on the Western Border" website Link

Sep 24, 2014
Scheduled guest:
John Barr, author of "Loathing Lincoln: An American Tradition from the Civil War to the Present."

Oct 1, 2014
Scheduled guest:
Rick Sauers, author of "The Fishing Creek Confederacy A Story of Civil War Draft Resistance."

Oct 8, 2014
Scheduled guest:
Keith Hardison, Director, N.C. Historic Sites.

Oct 15, 2014
Scheduled guest:
Brig. Gen. John "Jack" Mountcastle (ret.), battlefield tours.

Oct 22, 2014
Scheduled guest:
Jamie Malanowski, author of "Commander Will Cushing: Daredevil Hero of the Civil War."