Civil War Virginia: Battleground for a Nation

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University Press of Virginia, 1991 - History - 188 pages

This book by aclaimed author, James I. Robertson, Jr., is a comprehensive guide book to all the major Civil War sties in Virginia. Robertson has put together a handy volume filled with fascinating, and sometimes, little-known facts. This guide includes the 26 major battlefields in Virginia as well as some of the smaller skirmishes.

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Being an account of the military campaigns of the Civil War in Virginia, with a quick look at the state's politics and home front. These campaigns have been overstudied, and there is very little here ... Read full review

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About the author (1991)

James I. Robertson, Jr., Alumni Distinguished Professor at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, is the author of the award-winning books Soldiers Blue and Gray, Civil War!: America Becomes One Nation, and Stonewall Jackson: The Man, the Soldier, the Legend. Virginia also publishes his Civil War Sites in Virginia: A Tour Guide.

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