This Hallowed Ground

A History of the Civil War
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Author(s): Bruce Catton
Original Publish Date: Aug 10, 2011
Product Number: EB00173027
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307947482
Publisher: Vintage
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Description

The classic one-volume history of the American Civil War simultaneously captures the dramatic scope and intimate experience of that epic struggle, by Pulitzer Prize-winner Bruce Catton. Covering events from the prelude of the conflict to the death of Lincoln, Catton blends a gripping narrative with deep, yet unassuming, scholarship to bring the war alive on the page in an almost novelistic way. It is this gift for narrative that led contemporary critics to compare this book to War and Peace, and call it a "modern Iliad." Now over fifty years old, This Hallowed Ground remains one of the best-loved and admired general Civil War books: a perfect introduction to readers beginning their exploration of the conflict, as well as a thrilling analysis and reimagining of its events for experienced students of the war. Includes maps.

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eAudio
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Author(s): Bruce Catton
Narrator(s): David Drummond
Product Number Z100138129
Released: May 22, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
ISBN: #9781977390516

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