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Echoes from the past

On a recent Saturday afternoon, I was reminded that one of the great battles of the Civil War took place near my home. It was an overcast and cool Saturday, and I was out raking leaves. Suddenly, I heard thunder—a deep sound rolling across the land and piling up against the mountain behind my home. Realizing that something was different about this thunder, it quickly dawned on me that the ...

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