The Most Glorious Fourth: Vicksburg and Gettysburg, July 4, 1863

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Paw Prints, Nov 3, 2008 - History - 468 pages
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Recreates the most pivotal point of the Civil War by interconnecting gripping narratives of the surrender of Vicksburg and the retreat of General Lee's Army of Northern Virginia after a brutal defeat at Gettysburg, and portraying all of the critical figures, from Lincoln waiting in the telegraph office for news from Generals Grant and Meade to the women from both towns taking care of the the wounded soldiers. Reprint. 13,000 first printing.

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Duane Schultz lives in Clearwater, Florida.

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