Hymns Of The Republic: The Story Of The Final Year Of The Civil War
by S.C. Gwynne
- American History, Civil War
The final brutal chapter of the Civil War
From the acclaimed author of Empire of the Summer Moon and Rebel Yell comes the spellbinding, epic account of the dramatic conclusion of the Civil War.
The fourth and final year of the Civil War offers one of that era’s most compelling narratives, defining the nation and one of history’s great turning points. Now, S.C. Gwynne’s Hymns of the Republic addresses the time Ulysses S. Grant arrives to take command of all Union armies in March 1864 to the surrender of Robert E. Lee at Appomattox a year later. Gwynne breathes new life into the epic battle between Lee and Grant, the advent of 180,000 black soldiers in the Union army, and the dramatic final events of the war, including the surrender at Appomattox and the murder of Abraham Lincoln.
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|Release Date:||November 5, 2019|