U.S. History

"Appomattox: Victory, Defeat, and Freedom at the End of the Civil War"

Elizabeth Varon

About the Program

Elizabeth Varon, American history professor at the University of Virginia, recalls Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s surrender to the Ulysses S. Grant-led Union forces at McLean House in Appomattox, Virginia on April 9, 1865.  Elizabeth Varon speaks at the Museum of the Confederacy in Appomattox, Virginia.
 

About the Authors

Elizabeth Varon

Elizabeth Varon's books include, Disunion!: The Coming of the American Civil War, 1789-1859.  She is an American history professor at the University of Virginia.   


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"Appomattox: Victory, Defeat, and Freedom at the End of the Civil War"

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