19th Century

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1 Lankford, Nelson Richmond Burning; The Last Days of the Confederate Capital
0670031178 / 9780670031177; This is a fascinating book on history, meticulously researched by Nelson Lankford. He draws upon a treasure trove of diaries, letters, memoirs, and newspaper reports to create a narrative of novelistic immediacy that relives the experiences of the men and women, both black and white, who witnessed the tumultuous events that tore their city down. Includes the unforgettable scenes of Abraham Lincoln's voyage up the James River to the Confederate White House, and of Robert E. Lee's return to Richmond to survey the still-smoldering ruins. This book is a superb work of American history and a stunning piece of dramatic prose. Includes endnotes, bibliography, and index. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. . Illustrator: Photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: HISTORY::United States::19th Century; History::War. ISBN: 0670031178. ISBN/EAN: 9780670031177. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 003852. Hardcover
Viking Penguin
New York, NY, 2002, First Edition
Price: 9.66 USD
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