“Bonds of War: How Civil War Financial Agents Sold the World on the Union.”
An online lecture by Dr. David K. Thomson. Thomson will speak on his new book, Bonds of War, an in-depth look at how the United States government paid for the Civil War. The sale of bonds across the continent and across the world reveals not only the scope of the war, but the lengths the government went to keep the war machine financially afloat.
This online event is free and open to the public. Advance registration is required.