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The Battle of Shiloh, Part 2: The Furies of Hell

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Tags U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

03/27/2019Chris Calton

Season 3, Episode 50

At the beginning of the Battle of Shiloh, the Confederacy caught the Union by surprise. However, one Union Colonel suspected that an attack was coming, and he formed his men into a defensive line that bought the rest of the Union troops time to join the fight. Instead of a quick Confederate victory, both armies faced a bloody battle of attrition.   

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