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A Stillness At Appomattox by Bruce Catton - First - 1953 - from Revue & Revalued Books  and Biblio.com

A Stillness At Appomattox

by Bruce Catton

Condition: Good-/None


This book is in good condition. There is little to wear on the front, back and spine of the cover boards. There is a crack along the seam of the front cover board and the spine. The edges on the cover board are clean and there is no bumping on the corners. The previous owners name is affixed to the inside of the front cover board. The pages are yellowed and tanned, but clear of any markings.

"When first published in 1953, Bruce Catton, our foremost Civil War historian was awarded both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award for excellence in nonfiction. This final volume of The Army of the Potomac trilogy relates the final year of the Civil War.

"Mr. Catton has combined historical accuracy with poetic insight to present the story of the Army of the Potomac in the final year of the Civil War. Writing from the point of view of the citizens who found themselves soldiers he has reaffirmed the great American tradition of a peace-loving people who, faced with necessity, can also produce greatness in war...." - National Book Award For Nonfiction, 1954

An historical account of the final year of the Civil War and the surrender at Appomattox.


  • Bookseller: Revue & Revalued Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 333
  • Title: A Stillness At Appomattox
  • Author: Bruce Catton
  • Format/binding:The binding is beginning to crack on the seam between the front cover board and the spine.
  • Book condition: Used - Good-
  • Jacket condition: None
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: International Collectors Library
  • Place: Garden City, New York
  • Date published: 1953
  • Keywords: Appomattox, Civil War, Abraham Lincoln,
  • Bookseller catalogs: Classics; Historical Novel; Civil War;
  • Size: Crown Octavo


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