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To Appomattox nine April days, 1865 by Burke Davis

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Published by Rinehard, Eyre & Spottiswoode in New York, London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementBurke Davis.
The Physical Object
Pagination433p.,ill.,24cm
Number of Pages433
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21758294M

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APPOMATTOX, as are all the books in THE CIVIL WAR BATTLE SERIES, is must reading for any fan of excellent historical fiction, and also highly recommended for Civil War buffs. Read more 4 /5(12). "To Appomattox: Nine April Days " is well researched, well written, and a powerful and compelling read. Davis weaves historical narrative and first person recollections masterfully. The result is an insightful and even moving history of the last days of the Confederacy and Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia/5(39).   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the To Appomattox: Nine April Days, by Burke Davis at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5(3).   Appomattox is, of course, the right place to end such a project. It's where Robert E. Lee surrendered his army to Ulysses S. Grant, and while it wasn't the very final action that the war between states, it was clearly understood to be The End.4/5.

  “From Manassas to Appomattox” by James Longstreet This book is the memoir(s) of Confederate General James Longstreet, the general whom, excepting Stonewall Jackson, was the man most trusted and relied upon by Robert E. Lee during the Civil by: Witness to Appomattox is an important Civil War book, told in an unusual style, relying almost exclusively on first hand accounts. The author provides some context, sets the time and place, then lets the eye-witnesses tell their tales. In a few places the accounts are /5(3). Witness to Appomattox by Richard Wheeler is an unusual history in that it relies on contemporary accounts to reveal the minute details of the conflict. While no substitute for more standard histories, this book (and I assume others he has written such as Witness to Gettysburg and Sword Over Richmond does bring a very personal flavor to the account. We see the filth and suffering much more closely /5. With Damian Lewis, Jason O'Mara, William Zabka, Helen McCrory. The emotional lives of America's Civil War generals, their wives and families - from West Point to Appomattox - against a backdrop of a war/10(6).

  A gripping account of the last nine days of the Civil War from the New York Times–bestselling author of Sherman’s March. After four long years of fighting, the Army of Northern Virginia was irreparably broken in April , despite the military brilliance of its commander, Gen. Robert E. Lee. Acclaimed author Burke Davis recounts the last days leading up to Lee’s surrender to Union /5(9). This book describes how geography, luck, perseverance, and a diplomacy between General Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant helped change the course of history at the end of the Civil War. Marching to Appomattox by Ken Stark. Summary On to Appomattox Grant arrived in Washington to receive his new promotion on March 8, He then set about establishing a multi-theater campaign unlike anything yet attempted in the Civil War. A Stillness at Appomattox () is a non-fiction book written by Bruce Catton. It recounts the American Civil War's final year, describing the campaigns of Ulysses S. Grant in Virginia during to the end of the war in It is the final volume of the Army of the Potomac trilogy that includes Mr. Lincoln's Army () and Glory Road ().Publisher: Doubleday and Company.