Civil War Series
3:54 pm
Thu March 7, 2013

Battles of Atlanta

In part 46 of our Civil War series, Virginia Tech history professor James Robertson discusses the two back-to-back battles in Atlanta that served as the backdrop for the conflicts portrayed in Margaret Mitchell’s novel, Gone with the Wind.

Lithograph of the Battle of Atlanta
Credit georgiainfo.galileo.usg.edu

The fight for Atlanta