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Image for Appomattox 1865: Lee's Last Campaign #279 Osprey Campaign

Appomattox 1865: Lee's Last Campaign #279 Osprey Campaign

By: Ron Field

Price: $34.95

Publisher: UK, Osprey Publishing, 2015


From an internationally renowned expert on US history, this highly illustrated title details the curtain-closing campaign of the American Civil War in the East. Ulysses S Grant's Army of the Potomac and Robert E Lee's Army of Northern Virginia faced up to one another one last time, resulting in Lee conducting a desperate series of withdrawals and retreats down the line of the Richmond and Danville Railroad, hoping to join forces with General Joseph E. Johnston's Army of ... View more info

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Confederate Cavalryman vs Union Cavalryman: Eastern Theater 1861-65 #12 Combat

By: Ron Field

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, Osprey Publishing, 2015


This gripping study offers key insights into the tactics, leadership, combat performance, and subsequent reputations of Union and Confederate mounted units fighting in three pivotal cavalry actions of the Civil War - Second Bull Run/Manassas (1862), Buckland Mills (1863), and Tom's Brook (1864). During the intense, sprawling conflict that was the Civil War, both Union and Confederate forces fielded substantial numbers of cavalry, which carried out the crucial tasks of re... View more info