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Richmond Redeemed

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The Siege at Petersburg, The Battles of Chaffin's Bluff and Poplar Spring Church, September 29 - October 2, 1864

Richard J Sommers

Format: Hardcover, 696 pages
Price: 37.95
ISBN: 978-1-61121-210-5
eBook: 978-1-61121-211-2
On Sale: 09/15/2014

6x9, 22 maps and 92 images

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Winner: 2014, Army Historical Foundation Distinguished Book Award

Richmond Redeemed pioneered study of Civil War Petersburg. The original (and long out of print) award-winning 1981 edition conveyed an epic narrative of crucial military operations in early autumn 1864 that had gone unrecognized for more than 100 years. Readers will rejoice that Richard J. Sommers's masterpiece, in a revised Sesquicentennial edition, is once again available. Read More...



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September 2014


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About the Author

Richard J. Sommers

Dr. Richard J. Sommers has contributed extensively to Civil War and military history. He retired recently as the Senior Historian of the Army Heritage and Education Center, where he served for more than four decades. Read More...


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