By Van Harl
MYTH of the LOST CAUSE bu Edward H. Bonekemper III. Book Review
150 years of Fake History.
The book The MYTH of the LOST CAUSE is the work and effort of Edward H. Bonekemper III.
I heard Commander Bonekemper speak at the September meeting of the Civil War Round Table of Milwaukee and in six years of being a member of that organization his book was the first one I ever bought. I came home and could not put it down.
What he was espousing I already understood and concurred with the historical facts of his book. What Commander Bonekemper’s book did was lay out the specific facts, separated from the fake history and tells the reader where these true facts could be obtained that refuted the “states rights” bravo sierra (BS) of what the south alleged was the reason for secession, followed by civil war.
Commander Bonekemper makes the point that the secession of southern states and the establishment of the new Confederate States of …Read the Rest