Excellent work on the Second Manassas campaign. Hennessy's writing is clear and easy to follow. He points out the major aspects of the battle, and its long term implications for... Read morePublished 3 days ago by R. Killian
I learned a lot, relatively easy read, seems pretty comprehensive. The maps (as is usual w/ these sort of books) were not plentiful or detailed enough in some instances.Published 1 month ago by Harriett Brunelle
Billed as the definitive book on Second Bull Run. In two words: It is.
The author does a superb job of explaining the battle and orienting the reader on the... Read more
Very detailed and well written. Many interesting details I hadn't discovered in my previous research on the Civil War. Comprehensive indez, which is very helpful.Published 11 months ago by Editor
I have been reading many different books on iondividual battles and campaigns for the sesquicentenial. This book ranks at the very top.Published 13 months ago by Walter F. McArdle
This is the definitive book about the Second Manassas campaign and battle and it is also an outstanding read. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Ipy
John Hennessy has produced a rich, fast-read of an often overlooked episode of the American Civil War. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Thucydides