The Battles for Spotsylvania Court House and the Road to Yellow Tavern, May 7-12, 1864 (Google eBook)

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Review: The Battles for Spotsylvania Court House and the Road to Yellow Tavern, May 7--12, 1864

User Review  - Chuck Leonard - Goodreads

The author's approach to the conflict is identical to that of his first in this series... focus is centered upon the military decisions and outcomes of the numerous attacks from the perspectives of ... Read full review

Review: The Battles for Spotsylvania Court House and the Road to Yellow Tavern, May 7--12, 1864

User Review  - Sean Chick - Goodreads

Not as engrossing as the first book and marred by a goofy title. Still, this is a fine work of scholarship. Read full review

Contents

May 7 1864 Grant and Lee Skirmish in the Wilderness and at Todds Tavern
7
May 8 The Armies Meet at Laurel Hill
45
May 9 Grant and Lee Shift for Position and Sheridan Starts South
89
May 10 Grant Feeb for Openings at the Po and Laurel Hill
123
May 10 Grant Attacks Across Lees Line
161
May 11 A Cavalryman Dies and Grant Prepares to Attack Again
189
May 12 Grant Captures the Salient
232
May 12 The Armies Reach Stalemate at the Bloody Angle
266
Epilogue
308
The Order of Battle
329
Notes
347
Bibliography
421
Index
451
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