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By John F. Schmutz

The conflict of the Crater is among the lesser identified but finest battles of the Civil struggle. This publication, detailing the onset of brutal trench struggle at Petersburg, Virginia, digs deeply into the army and political heritage of the conflict. starting by way of tracing the rival armies in the course of the sour conflicts of the Overland crusade and culminating with the siege of Petersburg and the conflict meant to raise that siege, this publication bargains a candid examine the conception of the crusade by means of each side.

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