History Under Siege 2009
History Under Siege™: A Guide to America’s Most Endangered Civil War Battlefields is composed of two parts. The first section presents the 10 most endangered battlefields in the nation, providing a brief description of the history and preservation status of each site. The second section briefly describes the 15 additional “at risk” sites that round out the top 25 endangered Civil War battlefields in the United States.

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The sites discussed in the report range from the famous to the nearly forgotten. All share a critical feature, however—at least part of each site is in danger of being lost forever. The battlefields were chosen based on geographic location, military significance, and the immediacy of current threats.

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