LET US DIE LIKE MEN: THE BATTLE OF FRANKLIN, NOVEMBER 30, 1864
178pp., 159 illus. & maps, P.B. 2019. Hood hoped to defeat Thomas’s army in detail and force Sherman to come northward to the rescue. On November 30, in a small country town called Franklin, Hood caught part of Thomas’s army outside of its stronghold of Nashville. But what began as a promising opportunity for the outnumbered Confederate army soon turned grim.