The Battle of Fredericksburg, December 13, 1862
Chris Mackowski, Kristopher D. White
Format: Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: December 2012
171 illustrations and 6 maps
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They melted like snow on the ground, one officer said - wave after wave of Federal soldiers charging uphill across an open, muddy plain. Confederates, fortified behind a stone wall along a sunken road, poured a solid hail of lead into them as they charged . . . and faltered . . . and died. Read More...