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STARRED REVIEW

The Slaves’ War: The Civil War in the Words of Former Slaves

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Review of ‘The Slaves’ War: The Civil War in the Words of Former Slaves’

Joseph T. Glatthaar's General Lee's Army: From Victory to Collapse offers a cradle-to-grave recounting of the Army of Northern Virginia, the South's main battle force for the duration of the Civil War. Glatthaar provides everything we might come to expect from such a serious tome: authoritative background on the army's founding, its key generals (especially…

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