Dr. Grady McWhiney

Grady McWhiney (1928-2006) was a noted historian of the American South and of the Civil War. He authored many important works that continue to shape conversations and research to the present day including Southerners and Other Americans , Attack and Die: Civil War Military Tactics and the Southern Heritage , and Cracker Culture . He enjoyed a distinguished 44-year career teaching at a number of institutions, notably at The University of Alabama and Texas Christian University.