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    • Grant at Vicksburg

    • The General and the Siege
    • By: Michael B. Ballard
    • Narrated by: Gregg A. Rizzo
    • Length: 7 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The 47-day siege of Vicksburg orchestrated by Grant resulted in the eventual surrender of the city and fulfilled a major strategic goal for the Union: command of the Mississippi River for the remainder of the war. In this revealing volume, Michael B. Ballard offers the first in-depth exploration of Grant's thoughts and actions during this critical operation, providing a never-before-seen portrait of the general in the midst of one of his most notable achievements.

    Regular price: $17.99