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A stillness at Appomattox

Bruce Catton

A stillness at Appomattox

by Bruce Catton

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Published by Franklin Library in Franklin Center, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army of the Potomac.,
    • Appomattox Campaign, 1865.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBruce Catton ; illustrated by Bob Dacey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE470.2 .C39 1977
      The Physical Object
      Pagination553 p. :
      Number of Pages553
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4582131M
      LC Control Number77155030

      Get this from a library! A stillness at Appomattox. [Bruce Catton] -- Presents Bruce Catton's chronicle of the last year of the Civil War, from the Battle of the Wilderness to the surrender at Appomattox, and contains ten related documents including book excerpts. Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography. Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography. Current Archives About.

      A Stillness at Appomattox is a history on the American Civil War that recounts the final year. Some of Catton's extensive work describes the Battle of the Wilderness, the assault of the Mule Shoe at the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House, the Battle of Cold Harbor, the Battle of the Crater and the Battle of Appomattox Courthouse. A Stillness at Appomattox All up and down the lines the men blinked at one another, unable to realize that the hour they had waited for so long was actually at hand. There was a truce Bruce Cattons Pulitzer prize winning book A Stillness at Appomattox chronicles the final year of the American Civil War.

      Undoubtedly Bruce Catton's most brilliant book, A Stillness at Appomattox won both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award for excellence in nonfiction. Catton, our foremost Civil War historian, recounts the most spectacular conflicts between Grant and Lee and details the end of hope for the. Sep 20,  · A Stillness at Appomattox (Book): Catton, Bruce: A Stillness at Appomattox won both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award for excellence in nonfiction. Caton recounts the most spectacular conflicts between Grant and Lee and details the end of hope for the Confederacy.


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