The Horrid Pit

The Horrid Pit

The Battle of the Crater, the Civil War's Cruelest Mission

Book - 2007
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Baker & Taylor
Documents the dangerous excavation of history's longest military tunnel and the tragic subterranean assault on the Confederate line at the Battle of the Crater, evaluating the decisions and events that shaped the tunnel's construction, describing the contributions of key players, and recounting the factors that led to numerous deaths on both sides of the battle.

Perseus Publishing
The story of one of the most violent yet least-known episodes of the Civil War ? the daring excavation of the longest military tunnel in history.


Baker
& Taylor

Documents the dangerous excavation of history's longest military tunnel and the tragic subterranean assault on the Confederate line at the Battle of the Crater, recounting the factors that led to numerous deaths on both sides of the battle.

Publisher: New York : Carroll & Graf Publishers, 2007
Edition: 1st Carroll & Graf ed
ISBN: 9780786718115
0786718110
Characteristics: xi, 284 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm

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