Campaigns of a non-combatant: and his romaunt abroad during the war
by George Alfred Townsend, 1866
This work incorporates the newspaper articles by Townsend into book form,
The original article
The Battle of Five Forks
appeared in the New York World.
Published in 1866 this book came out just in time for Chamberlain's first Gubernatorial race.
Its praises for Chamberlain were copied into the Whig and Courier on the day Chamberlain's candidacy was announced.*