Pickett's Charge: The Last Attack at Gettysburg

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Univ of North Carolina Press, 2001 - History - 497 pages
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Pickett's Charge is probably the best-known military engagement of the Civil War, widely regarded as the defining moment of the battle of Gettysburg and celebrated as the high-water mark of the Confederacy. But as Earl Hess notes, the epic stature of Pick
  

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Contents

PREFACE
CHAPTER 1THE LAST ATTACK AT GETTYSBURG
CHAPTER 2THE ATTACKERS
CHAPTER 3THE DEFENDERS
CHAPTER 4THE BOMBARDMENT
CHAPTER 5TO EMMITSBURG ROAD
CHAPTER 6TO THE STONE FENCE
CHAPTER 7HIGH TIDE
CHAPTER 8THE REPULSE
CHAPTER 9GLORY ENOUGH
EPILOGUEMAKING SENSE OF PICKETTS CHARGE
ORDER OF BATTLE
NOTES
BIBLIOGRAPHY
INDEX
Copyright

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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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