The march [electronic resource] : a novel / E.L. Doctorow.
- ISBN: 9781588365095 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
- ISBN: 1588365093 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
- Physical Description: 363 p. ; 25 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York : Random House, c2005.
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Georgia -- South Carolina -- North Carolina.
In 1864, after Union general William Tecumseh Sherman burned Atlanta, he marched his sixty thousand troops east through Georgia to the sea, and then up into the Carolinas. The army fought off Confederate forces and lived off the land, pillaging the Southern plantations, taking cattle and crops for their own, demolishing cities, and accumulating a borne-along population of freed blacks and white refugees until all that remained was the dangerous transient life of the uprooted, the dispossessed, and the triumphant.
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