Pickett's Charge--The Last Attack at Gettysburg (Google eBook)

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UNC Press Books, Nov 5, 2001 - History - 520 pages
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Sweeping away many of the myths that shroud Pickett's Charge, Hess offers the definitive history of theSweeping away many of the myths that have long surrounded Pickett's Charge, Earl Hess offers the definitive history of the most famous military action of the Civil War. He transforms exhaustive research into a moving narrative account of the assault from both Union and Confederate perspectives, analyzing its planning, execution, aftermath, and legacy. most famous military action of the Civil War. He transforms exhaustive research into a moving narrative account of the assault from both Union and Confederate perspectives, analyzing its planning, execution, aftermath, and legacy.
  

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User Review  - Dave Glorioso - Goodreads

I love detail but sometimes the specifics get lost in the detail. Overall, well done as a presentation of information. Read full review

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User Review  - Joe - Goodreads

This was an excellent book for those who enjoy an in-depth tactical and strategic study of a Civil War battle. There were many maps that accompanied the text as well as still pictures of the area ... Read full review

About the author (2001)

Earl J. Hess is associate professor of history at Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee. He is author of several books on the Civil War, includingThe Union Soldier in Battle: Enduring the Ordeal of Combat, and coauthor of Pea Ridge: Civil War Campaign in the West.

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