Never Call Retreat: Lee and Grant: The Final Victory
New York Times bestselling authors Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen conclude their inventive trilogy with this remarkable answer to the great "what-if" of the American Civil War: Could the South have won?
After his great victories at Gettysburg and Union Mills, General Robert E. Lee's attempt to bring the war to a final conclusion by attacking Washington, D.C., fails. However, in securing Washington, the remnants of the valiant Union Army of the Potomac are trapped and destroyed. For Lincoln, there is only one hope left, that General Ulysses S. Grant can save the Union cause.
With each book in their ongoing alternate history cycle, Gingrich and Forstchen have gone from strength to strength as storytellers.... It has passages of genuine depth and poetry which elevate it above many other specimens of its peculiar subgenre."
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NEVER CALL RETREAT: A Novel of the Civil WarUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
What if the Civil War had ended in the summer of 1863?Those who suspect that former Speaker of the House Gingrich's politics hinge on getting even for Appomattox may be surprised to read in the pages ... Read full review
Review: Never Call Retreat: Lee and Grant: The Final Victory (Gettysburg #3)User Review - Adam West - Goodreads
Please see my review for Gettysburg, by the same authors. This was the third and finally book in a trilogy that began with the aforementioned book. I thought this book offered a sobering reality check about the Civil War and how it would have ended if Lee had won the Battle of Gettysburg. Read full review