Deadly Inferno: Battle of the Wilderness (Graphic History)
By Dan Abnett
'The barren region' encompassed a 70-square-mile expanse of just about impenetrable wooded area in significant Virginia, so dense it made traditional conflict most unlikely. the 1st conflict of Lieutenant normal Ulysses S. Grant's 1864 Overland crusade opposed to the military of Northern Virginia, the wasteland witnessed a few of the fiercest battling of the Civil battle. although outnumbered, common Lee's forces posed stiff resistance to Grant's offensive. on the finish of the 3 day conflict, the result was once doubtful, and the struggle led to a draw. Brilliantly illustrating one of many American Civil War's such a lot tactically difficult battles, this sketch narrative brings to existence a very new kind of battle; the likes of which had by no means been fought prior to on American soil.