Toward Statehood

Western Virginia on the Eve of War by Dr. Mark A. Snell, Director of the George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War at Shepherd University Read the article that appeared in the Fall 2011 issue of Hallowed Ground magazine produced by the Civil War...

New West Virginia Civil War Book by Historian Mark Snell

West Virginia and the Civil War: Mountaineers Are Always Free by Dr. Mark A. Snell The only state born as a result of the Civil War, West Virginia was the most divided state in the nation. About forty thousand of its residents served in the combatant forces—about...