By David Fisher
The latest installment within the New York instances #1 bestselling significant other sequence to the Fox historic docudrama, Bill O’Reilly’s Legends and Lies; The Civil warfare is a pulse-quickening account of the deadliest battle in American history
From the beginning of the Republican get together to the Confederacy’s first conference, the Underground Railroad to the Emancipation Proclamation, the conflict of Gettysburg to the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, Bill O’Reilly’s Legends and Lies: The Civil War unearths the fantastic and infrequently little identified tales at the back of the conflict strains of America’s bloodiest warfare and debunks the myths that encompass its maximum figures, together with Harriet Tubman, Abraham Lincoln, normal Robert E. Lee, Frederick Douglass, Stonewall Jackson, John Singleton Mosby, Ulysses S. provide, Jefferson Davis, John Wilkes sales space, William Tecumseh Sherman, and extra. An epic fight among the earlier and destiny, the Civil conflict sought to meet the promise that “all males are created equal.” It freed an enslaved race, decimated a new release of younger males, ushered in a brand new period of brutality in conflict, and created smooth the USA. that includes archival photographs, eyewitness bills, and lovely art that extra brings the background to existence, The Civil War is the action-packed and supreme follow-up to the number 1 bestsellers The Patriots and The actual West.
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