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History and Culture

Civil War Series

The Campaign to Appomattox


book cover
Cover: Surrender at Appomattox,
painting by Tom Lovell, © National Geographic Society.


Thanks to Ronald G. Wilson, Tracy Chernault and the interpretive staff at Appomattox Court House National Historical Park.

Published by Eastern National, copyright 1995. All rights reserved.

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Key for photo and illustration identification:
BLBattles and Leaders of the Civil War
LCLibrary of Congress, Washington, DC
MCEleanor S. Brockenbrough Library, The Museum of the Confederacy, Richmond, VA
NANational Archives, Washington, DC
NPSNational Park Service
USAMHIUnited States Army Military History Institute, Carlisle, PA

Want to Learn More?
The following books are suggested reading for additional insights into the Civil War and its key battles: Bruce Catton, A Stillness at Appomattox (New York: Anchor, 1990) and Appomattox Court House: National Park Handbook #160 (Washington, DC: National Park Service, 2002).

History and Culture