By Philip Katcher
On June 27, 1862, with the yankee Civil struggle already a yr previous, common Robert E. Lee assumed own command of troops engaged in using the Federal military of the Potomac out of Richmond - troops which might henceforth be often called the military of Northern Virginia. Philip Katcher explores in soaking up aspect all elements of the military, together with infantry, cavalry, artillery, technical and scientific corps, paying specific realization to apparatus, guns and uniforms. modern and museum images, including the author's professional textual content, mix to color a brilliant and exact photograph of what lifestyles used to be like for the typical accomplice soldier.
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