For most who study Civil War military history, Grant's Overland campaign from May 1864 until the end of the War seems an inexorable and inevitable advance from Washington to Appomattox. Grant, called "the butcher" by some because of the devastating casualties sustained by his Army of the Potomac, ha....
Russell, Jerry L.
"Match Of Wits: Lee And Grant Face Off At The North Anna River,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 2
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