Key Battles of the Civil War

Key Battles of the Civil War

Scott Rank

Episode 16: The Battle of Atlanta

February 11, 2019   ●   51 min

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In the fall of 1864, the Union Army now had full momentum against the Confederacy, pushing deeper into the South than ever before. General Sherman overwhelmed forces led by John Bell Hood. With the fall of Atlanta, Lincoln nearly assured his re-election in 1864. See for privacy and opt-out information.
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