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UNG begins Civil War series with focus on Georgia
In this photo provided by the Library of Congress, Gen. William Sherman leans on breach of gun, with staff at Federal Fort No. 7 in Atlanta in September 1864. - photo by George N. Barnard
A three-part series on the Civil War started Thursday night at the University of North Georgia Gainesville, and what better place to start than the Peach State? “If the war had ended a year before it did, Georgia would have been a relatively minor player,” said John Inscoe, University of Georgia history professor. “We’d be like Florida or Alabama.