Download E-books This Hallowed Ground: A History of the Civil War (Vintage Civil War Library) PDF

By Bruce Catton

The vintage one-volume heritage of the yank Civil warfare concurrently captures the dramatic scope and intimate adventure of that epic fight, via Pulitzer Prize-winner Bruce Catton.
Covering occasions from the prelude of the clash to the demise of Lincoln, Catton blends a gripping narrative with deep, but unassuming, scholarship to convey the conflict alive at the web page in a virtually novelistic approach. it really is this present for narrative that led modern critics to match this e-book to War and Peace, and get in touch with it a “modern Iliad.” Now over fifty years outdated, This Hallowed Ground continues to be one of many best-loved and popular common Civil struggle books: an ideal creation to readers starting their exploration of the clash, in addition to an exhilarating research and reimagining of its occasions for knowledgeable scholars of the war.

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