A Stillness at Appomattox: The Army of the Potomac Trilogy

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Nov 17, 2010 - History - 448 pages
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When first published in 1953, Bruce Catton, our foremost Civil War historian was awarded both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award for excellence in nonfiction.  This final volume of The Army of the Potomac trilogy relates the final year of the Civil War.


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Review: A Stillness at Appomattox (Army of the Potomac #3)

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Catton,... the master of the art of writing. At his best it reads like poetry. Do yourself a favor and read all his Civil War books. He has a bias to the North, but knowing so, going in, you will be ... Read full review

Review: A Stillness at Appomattox (Army of the Potomac #3)

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Occasionally you read a Pulitzer prize winning book and say "wow, I can see why this won." "A Stillness at Appomattox" is just such a book. Catton makes the subject matter interesting and approachable ... Read full review

About the author (2010)

Catton was Senior Editor at American Heritage. He was one of our foremost Civil War Historians.

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