Battle of Chancellorsville: Confederate victory

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Historical Context Note

In the course of the American Civil War, the Confederates secure a victory at the five-day Battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia, but on 10th May the Confederate General 'Stonewall' Jackson dies of his wounds.
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Citation:
Editors. "Battle of Chancellorsville: Confederate victory". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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  1. American Civil War