"Marvel is both credited with and accused of writing revisionist history, and this final volume is in keeping with its predecessors in both tone and direction. It aptly concludes the author's extensive effort to elucidate the errors of those powerful men who began the Civil War and quickly found themselves trapped by their own creation, forced to see it through to a merciless end."
Acclaimed historian Marvel (The Great Task Remaining: The Third Year of Lincoln's War
, 2010, etc.) delivers the final volume of his finely written, minutely researched four-part history of the Civil War.
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