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A Stillness of Appomattox

catton, Bruce

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ISBN 10: 0671834312 / ISBN 13: 9780671834319
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Title: A Stillness of Appomattox

Publisher: Pocket

Binding: PAPERBACK

Book Condition: Good

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Nov. 1958 Pocket mass market paperback, 19th printing. Bruce Catton (Grant Takes Command). When first published in 1953, Bruce Catton, our foremost Civil War historian was awarded both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award for excellence in nonfiction. This final volume of The Army of the Potomac trilogy relates the final year of the Civil War. - Amazon

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If every historian wrote like Bruce Catton, no one would read fiction. This marvelously well-told account of the final year of the Civil War marches readers from Wilderness, through Petersburg, and finally to the climax at Appomattox. The surrender scene, when Grant and Lee meet at last, is spine tingling. This is the third book of Catton's Army of the Potomac trilogy. It's also the best of the bunch, even though the first two, <i>Mr. Lincoln's Army</i> and <i>Glory Road</i>, are both exceptional. Not to be missed. <i>--John Miller</i>

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