Petersburg Campaign


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Noun1.Petersburg Campaign - the final campaign of the American Civil War (1864-65)Petersburg Campaign - the final campaign of the American Civil War (1864-65); Union forces under Grant besieged and finally defeated Confederate forces under Lee
American Civil War, United States Civil War, War between the States - civil war in the United States between the North and the South; 1861-1865
Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, VA, Virginia - a state in the eastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies; one of the Confederate States in the American Civil War
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A Campaign for Giants is the first of three projected volumes on the Petersburg Campaign. Greene's research is exhaustive, and when this is combined with his personal, unparalleled knowledge of the Petersburg battlefield, the result is certain to be the definitive study of the Petersburg Campaign.
The author Hess, concludes his installments on field fortifications of the Civil War with this volume depicting the Eastern Theater in the Petersburg Campaign. The book recounts the strategic and tactical operations in Virginia, during the War's last months.
Howe, The Petersburg Campaign; Wasted Valor: June 15-18, 1864, 2d ed., H.
The final battles of the Petersburg Campaign; breaking the backbone of the Rebellion, 2d ed.
43 Which war's final months are sometimes referred to as the Petersburg Campaign?