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Gettysburg Nobody Knows

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ISBN-10: 0195129067

ISBN-13: 9780195129069

Edition: N/A

Authors: Gabor S. Boritt

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Gabor Boritt has invited nine leading authorities to shed new light on the greatest battle in our history, focusing in particular on the unknown, the controversial, and what might have been. What did the battle do to the people of Gettysburg? What is behind the rise of Joshua Chamberlain to the status of the Hero of the Battle? How did the common soldiers influence the battle? Readers are treated to a fresh account of Pickett's Charge from the rarely-described perspective of the Union soldiers, and to careful new analyses of the battlefield actions of General Ewell and General Daniel Sickles. And throughout the volume, there is much vivid writing, such as a stirring account of the moment…    
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Book details

List price: $19.99
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/22/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

The Common Soldier's Gettysburg Campaign
Joshua Chamberlain and the American Dream
Old Jack Is Not Here
The Chances of War: Lee, Longstreet, Sickles, and the First Minnesota Volunteers
Eggs, Aldie, Shepherdstown, and J. E. B. Stuart
""""'I Think the Union Army Had Something to Do with It""""; the Pickett's Charge Nobody Knows
Gettysburg's Gettysburg: What the Battle Did to the Borough
The Pennsylvania Gambit and the Gettysburg Splash
From Turning Point to Peace Memorial: a Cultural Legacy
For Further Reading: A Bibliography