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A Modern Battle of the Wilderness

A proposed 138,000-square-foot Wal-Mart Supercenter near the site of a major Civil War battle has sparked a development debate in Orange County, Va.:

A Modern Battle of the Wilderness

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Article | Like Civil War generals, the generals of modern commercial development are attracted to large open spaces along well-traveled roads, typically on the outskirts of a town or major population center. The former picked those sites for battlefields a century and a half ago; the latter like them today...

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