"This book will probably remain the definitive study of this action for years to come...a well-written and tightly constructed history...must be read by those especially fascinated by the final campaigns of the Civil War. Schmutz has set the standard." --Civil War News
"By far the most comprehensive work on this topic that I have ever encountered...wonderful...excellent writing...a complete history of the Battle of the Crater...highly recommend." --Cincinnati Civil War Round Table
"The most recent and the most thorough contribution to this growing body of literature on the Crater. Though we are likely to see publication of additional studies of the Battle of the Crater in the future, we are unlikely to see one that matches the scope and detail." --H-Net Reviews
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About the Author
Corporate attorney, Army veteran and longtime Civil War enthusiast John F. Schmutz
resides in San Antonio, Texas.