By Dan Abnett
'The wasteland' encompassed a 70-square-mile expanse of just about impenetrable forest in crucial Virginia, so dense it made traditional war most unlikely. the 1st conflict of Lieutenant common Ulysses S. Grant's 1864 Overland crusade opposed to the military of Northern Virginia, the desolate tract witnessed a few of the fiercest combating of the Civil conflict. notwithstanding outnumbered, common Lee's forces posed stiff resistance to Grant's offensive. on the finish of the 3 day conflict, the result used to be doubtful, and the struggle resulted in a draw. Brilliantly illustrating one of many American Civil War's so much tactically demanding battles, this cartoon narrative brings to lifestyles a very new kind of war; the likes of which had by no means been fought earlier than on American soil.
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