By Dan Abnett
'The barren region' encompassed a 70-square-mile expanse of just about impenetrable forest in critical Virginia, so dense it made traditional struggle very unlikely. the 1st conflict of Lieutenant common Ulysses S. Grant's 1864 Overland crusade opposed to the military of Northern Virginia, the wasteland witnessed the various fiercest scuffling with of the Civil struggle. even though outnumbered, normal Lee's forces posed stiff resistance to Grant's offensive. on the finish of the 3 day conflict, the result used to be doubtful, and the struggle led to a draw. Brilliantly illustrating one of many American Civil War's such a lot tactically demanding battles, this caricature narrative brings to existence a totally new form of conflict; the likes of which had by no means been fought prior to on American soil.
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