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Hot water freezes faster than cold

Some readers—including my good editor who scoured out my misspellings and grammar errors—stumbled over the notion that Union troops would pour hot water down the exterior slope of the fort’s northwest bastion to make overnight ice to slow if not … Continue reading

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