The Battle of Totopotomoy Creek: Polegreen Church and the by Robert Bluford Jr.

By Robert Bluford Jr.

In early summer time 1864, the complete area of valuable Virginia used to be engulfed within the flames of battle. As Grant's Federal military driven ever south, buying and selling battles and our bodies with Lee's military of Northern Virginia, forces got here to a head on the conflict of Totopotomoy Creek. although overshadowed by way of the continuing conflict of chilly Harbor, Totopotomoy Creek exemplified the bloody skirmishes of the complete Overland crusade. Polegreen Church and its eighteenth-century hero Samuel Davies provide an instance of the destruction the struggle dropped at vital Virginia. sign up for writer Robert Bluford as he contains diaries, regimental histories and different fundamental resources to element the heroism of famed Civil battle members Winfield Hancock, Jubal Early, Ulysses S. supply, Robert E. Lee and lots of more.

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The Battle of Totopotomoy Creek: Polegreen Church and the Prelude to Cold Harbor (Civil War Series)

In early summer time 1864, the total quarter of vital Virginia was once engulfed within the flames of struggle. As Grant's Federal military driven ever south, buying and selling battles and our bodies with Lee's military of Northern Virginia, forces got here to a head on the conflict of Totopotomoy Creek. notwithstanding overshadowed through the continuing conflict of chilly Harbor, Totopotomoy Creek exemplified the bloody skirmishes of the complete Overland crusade.

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