This Hallowed Ground: A History of the Civil War (Paperback)Bruce Catton (author)
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Publisher: Presidio Press
Number of pages: 576
Weight: 422 g
Dimensions: 203 x 133 x 23 mm
"This book is to Civil War history what War and Peace is to fiction. . . . An outstanding reading experience."
--Los Angeles Times
"Fresh and distinctive. . . . Reading it is sheer joy."
--The New York Times
"Bruce Catton is doing the same job on the Civil War that Carl Sandburg did for Lincoln. . . . A magnificent account which reads like a modern Iliad."
--The Miami Herald
"Catton writes as though he owned the War. It could not be in better hands."
--The Little Rock Arkansas Gazette
"Racing, exciting narrative. . . . A great book that reflects the full measure of Catton's rare combination of talent as a writer and historian."
--The Kansas City Star
"The story of the Union in arms comes to life as in no other book on the war as a whole. . . . It is a as a narrative that this book achieves its distinction. From the opening chapter on to the final wonderful picture this story marches along, powerfully, breathlessly but with assurance. . . . A moving and exciting book."
--Henry Steele Commager, New York Herald Tribune
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