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Seven fateful days, 1865.

Seven fateful days, 1865.

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Published by Times-Virginian in Appomattox, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Appomattox Campaign, 1865.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTimes-Virginian., Farmville herald.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE477.67 .S55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[60] p.
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5089325M
    LC Control Number74160744

    (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary The Civil War is the greatest trauma ever experienced by the American nation, a four-year paroxysm of violence that left in its wake more than , dead, more than 2 million refugees, and the destruction (in modern dollars) of more than $ billion in property.   On Good Friday evening, April 14th, , the plot was set in motion. This is a brief history of the momentous events that occurred in Washington, D.C. on that fateful night (as well as ensuing events in Maryland & Virginia). The sordid, true story is told through Civil War photos of the time.


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