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The Force is Strong with Dr. Jonathan Letterman


Meg Thompson of the Emerging Civil War blog recently made an interesting connection between the American Civil War and the Intergalactic Civil War from a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. 

The topic of my thesis is Doctor Jonathan Letterman, Medical Director of the Army of the Potomac from July 1862 to January 1864. He was really a terrific thinker, and one with whom I can live for a long while, but there are things no professor tells you about . . . like when things get just plain odd.

Those who know anything about Letterman would probably agree that “odd” is not a word usually associated with the man. A straighter arrow it is difficult to imagine, and yet . . . things got odd, even with the good doctor. Who would have known he had a direct connection to Han Solo? Or perhaps I should say Han Solo had a direct connection to Letterman . . .

Read the entire post here- http://emergingcivilwar.com/2015/06/09/may-the-force-be-with-you-doctor-letterman/