Book Reviews of Battlefield

Author: Peter Svenson
ISBN-13: 9780345384195
ISBN-10: 0345384199
Publication Date: 2/8/1994
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.

3.6 stars, based on 4 ratings
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Book Type: Paperback
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Farming on the site of the Battle of Cross Keys.

Battlefield-Farming a Civil War Battleground:
"This compelling memoir is by turns charming and chilling as the artist-author restores a forty-acre farm field and builds a house in Virginia's Shenandoah Valley...Fascinating." James M. McPherson

"Vivid...The chapters of warfare and farm work ultimately knit together; the reader's understanding of the forty acres makes the battle more comprehensible and and more terrible, and the battle's horrors render the current peaceful state of the land more precious." The New Yorker
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A man buys a farm on the site of the Civil War Battle of Cross Keys.