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Astounding Close: The Road to Bennett Place
"Even after Lee surrendered to Grant at Appomattox, the Civil War
continued to be fought, and surrenders negotiated, on different fronts. The most
notable of these occurred at Bennett Place, near Durham, North Carolina, when
Confederate General Joseph E. Johnston surrendered the Army of Tennessee to
Union General William T. Sherman. In this first full-length examination of the
end of the war in North Carolina, Mark Bradley traces the campaign leading up to
This is a fascinating book!