"THE FIRST law
of the historian is that he shall never dare utter an untruth.
is that he shall suppress nothing that is true.
there shall be no suspicion of partiality in his writing, or of malice." ---- Cicero (106-43B.C.).
A Nine And A Half Month Attack On An American City!
"........ the public buildings, public stores, bridges across the Appomattox, depots, and cars, are all to be destroyed !" 9 June 1864 -- Union General Gilmore's instructions.