Michael Nelson

Michael Nelson is contributing editor and columnist for The Daily Memphian, the political analyst for WMC-TV, and the Fulmer professor of political science at Rhodes College. His latest books are “Trump: The First Two Years” and “The American Presidency: Origins and Development, 1776-2018.”

Nelson: Marking the three Civil War battles of Memphis

By Updated: August 20, 2019 11:09 AM CT | Published: August 20, 2019 4:00 AM CT Op-Ed

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First Battle of Memphis Second Battle of Memphis Shelby Foote Civil War Memphis Massacre

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