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A worse place than hell : how the Civil War Battle of Fredericksburg changed a nation

text A worse place than hell : how the Civil War Battle of Fredericksburg changed a nation

Summary
"Pulitzer Prize-winning author John Matteson illuminates three harrowing months of the Civil War and their ineradicable legacy for America. In December 1862, the Battle of Fredericksburg shattered Union forces and threatened to break apart Abraham... Read more
Contents
The poet's son -- The blond artillerist -- Burnside's bridge and a Broadway bar -- An army in crisis -- A man of God -- "The most beautiful girl runner" -- "Beauty" and "Sallie" -- "Believe me, we shall never lick 'em" -- Caroline Street -- Pelham... Read more
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xvii, 510 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm cm
Publisher
W.W. Norton & Company 2021

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KCL 973.7 MATTESON in Adult Non-fiction Available

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