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The Passing of the Armies

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By Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, Class of 1852

It was 1865 and the Army of the Potomac was on the move -- in front of Petersburg, at White Oak Road and Five Forks, outmaneuvering and outfighting a beleaguered enemy.  In this extraordinary memoir, Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain of the Fifth Corps records the dramatic final acts of the Civil War: Sheridan's rise, Warren's fall, and the slow, inexorable stalking of Lee's forces across the battle-scarred countryside.  With rare eloquence, Chamberlain describes the troop movements, the clash and chaos of battle, and the soul of a Union army under the confident new command of U. S. Grant.  Here is an unmatched portrait of war's end -- from the moment a Confederate staff officer crossed the lines bearing a white flag to the cold gray morning at Appomattox that sealed the South's defeat and sent two armies home to a nation changed forever.
- From the back cover.

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