Is America experiencing a different kind of ‘civil war’?

Wars are not always fought by armed military forces with guns, bombs, stealth fighters, and sophisticated weaponry. And the enemy is not always clearly defined. Even the reasons for war often lack clarity. But the divisiveness and fighting still rage, nonetheless. At first glance, you might think characterizing the divisiveness that America is experiencing today…

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Former QU history professor has book published about Quincy during Civil War

QUINCY — The Historical Society of Quincy and Adams County has coordinated the publication of David Costigan’s doctoral dissertation, “A City in Wartime: Quincy, Illinois and the Civil War,” as a 230-page book.  Photos curated from the HSQAC collection were added to the thesis, as were glossy front and back covers. Private donations from several…

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