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The Horrid Pit

The Battle of the Crater, the Civil War"s Cruelest Mission

by Alan Axelrod

  • 360 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Carroll & Graf .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Battles & campaigns,
  • Civil war,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Military - United States,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877),
  • Petersburg Crater, Battle of, Va., 1864

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8141648M
    ISBN 100786718110
    ISBN 109780786718115
    OCLC/WorldCa122309199

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    BOOK 1 THE ARGUMENT. This first Book proposes, first in brief, the whole Subject, Mans disobedience, and the loss thereupon of Paradise wherein he was plac't: Then touches the prime cause of his fall, the Serpent, or rather Satan in the Serpent; who revolting from God, and drawing to his side many Legions of Angels, was by the command of God driven out of Heaven with all . The pit was created as a result of a poorly planned and executed Union mission to tunnel under Confederate lines and blow a hole in them, thereby opening the gates to a full frontal assault on Petersburg that, if successful, could have helped decide the Rating: % positive.

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Grant sent Hancock’s II Corps north of the James, and his attack drew many Confederates from the Petersburg trenches. The Horrid Pit is the detailed, engaging account of the Union Army’s plan to tunnel under Confederate lines at Petersburg, Virginia, inwith the objective of blowing up the Confederate center, terminating a long, painful siege and thereby, hopefully, ending the Civil War.

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