The Last Days of the Confederate Capital
Penguin Books, Paperback, 9780142003107, 336pp.
Publication Date: July 29, 2003
"An absorbing study of the Confederacy's last hours and a city in ruins." —Kirkus Reviews
"Superb...Lankford has turned a huge body of material into a narrative that captures both the frenetic pace of events and their many undercurrents. ....Even the icons Lincoln and Lee live and breathe on the page." —Baltimore Sun