The New York Sun
May 31, 2023
News and Reviews
Civil War Research Uncovering Just How Deeply Our House Was Divided
"Seen from the perspective of a group biography of Black Civil War surgeons, the Civil War becomes not just a saga of divided families and a saga of how a people were liberated, but also about that oldest of American stories: how to become an individual by becoming an American.
"The book’s splendid title, 'Without Concealment,' signals
a kind of deliverance — not only for its subjects but for our sense of who we are and what our nation stands for."