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Sherman’s March to the Sea
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Sherman’s March to the Sea


I ruined my mother’s womb in the process—my own prenatal Sherman’s March.
Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  Civil War march by Union General William Sherman from Atlanta to Savannah and into the Carolinas in which they burned crops, killed livestock, consumed supplies, and destroyed civilian infrastructure in an effort to break the will of the south
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  • I ruined my mother’s womb in the process—my own prenatal Sherman’s March.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • This particular library was one of the few buildings that had survived Sherman’s March and the Great Burning.
    Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl  --  Beautiful Creatures
  • They have fled from the true America, the America of atomic bombs, scalpings, hip-hop, chaos theory, cement overshoes, snake handiers, spree killers, space walks, buffalo jumps, drive-bys, cruise missiles, Sherman’s March, gridlock, motorcycle gangs, and bun-gee jumping.
    Neal Stephenson  --  Snow Crash
  • Families from the country districts who had been burned out during Sherman’s march and who could no longer make a living without the slaves to till the cotton had come to Atlanta to live.
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Sherman’s March to the Sea [8] , Battle of Fort Sumter [6] , Battle of Antietam [7] , Battle of Gettysburg [8] , Emancipation Proclamation [5] , Battle of Fort Sumter [6] , Battle of Antietam [7] , Battle of Gettysburg [8]
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