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Second Manassas 1862: Robert E Lee's greatest victory (Campaign #95)

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Osprey's examination of the culminating battle of the American Civil War (1861-1865). “There never was such a campaign, not even by Napoleon" wrote Confederate General Pender of the Second Manassas campaign in which the gray-bearded Virginian, Robert E Lee, came as close as he ever would to exterminating his Northern enemies. In so doing, Lee established himself as the Sou ...more
Paperback, 96 pages
Published February 25th 2002 by Osprey Publishing
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Chris Nardo
Osprey Publishing does a great job summarizing battles for the ages. Describes all the players on the stage, strategy, tactics, and outcomes. Great way to understand battles in a simple straightforward manor. This particular edition documents General Lee's greatest victory in the Civil War.
Sean Chick
The breakdown of the battle is good, but the author leaves many loose strings, like saying Pope had not been whipped that badly, but he gives no evidence for this statement.
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