By James Donnell,Steve Noon

On September three, 1864, Union Major-General William Tecumseh Sherman telegraphed the conflict division in Washington, D.C., "Atlanta is ours, and reasonably won.” The catch of the center of the south the day prior to was once the top of a fiercely fought four-month crusade within the Western Theater of the Civil battle and prompted jubilation through the North. extra importantly for the Union reason, it propelled President Abraham Lincoln to reelection months later.
In this quantity writer James Donnell explores the complete Atlanta crusade, from Sherman's preliminary clashes with Joseph E. Johnston's military of Tennessee to the ultimate accomplice resistance lower than basic John Bell Hood. completely complemented through especially commissioned art and exact maps, this examine takes the reader from the border of Georgia and Tennessee to Atlanta, with Sherman getting ready for his well-known March to the Sea.

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