Edward T. Jr. Cotham

Edward T. Cotham, Jr., is an independent scholar based in Houston, Texas. He has served as president of the Houston Civil War Roundtable and is the author of Battle on the Bay: The Civil War Struggle for Galveston.


Gallery View  List View 

  1. The Southern Journey of a Civil War Marine
    On September 28, 1863, the Galveston Tri-Weekly News caught its readers' attention with an item headlined "A Yankee Note-Book." It was the first installment of a diary confiscated from U.S. Marine Henry O. Gusley, who had been... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2010
    Paperback | £26.99
  2. Sabine Pass
    Winner, Dan and Marilyn Laney Prize, Austin Civil War Round Table, 2005In an 1882 speech, former Confederate president Jefferson Davis made an exuberant claim: "That battle at Sabine Pass was more remarkable than the battle at... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2004
    Paperback | £20.99
  3. Battle on the Bay
    The Civil War history of Galveston is one of the last untold stories from America's bloodiest war, despite the fact that Galveston was a focal point of hostilities throughout the conflict. As other Southern ports fell to the Union,... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 1998
    Paperback | £20.99