By Dan Abnett
'The desolate tract' encompassed a 70-square-mile expanse of just about impenetrable wooded area in primary Virginia, so dense it made traditional struggle very unlikely. the 1st conflict of Lieutenant basic Ulysses S. Grant's 1864 Overland crusade opposed to the military of Northern Virginia, the wasteland witnessed many of the fiercest scuffling with of the Civil struggle. even though outnumbered, normal Lee's forces posed stiff resistance to Grant's offensive. on the finish of the 3 day conflict, the result was once doubtful, and the struggle resulted in a draw. Brilliantly illustrating one of many American Civil War's so much tactically demanding battles, this caricature narrative brings to existence a very new kind of conflict; the likes of which had by no means been fought prior to on American soil.
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