Pickett's Charge: A Microhistory of the Final Attack at Gettysburg, July 3, 1863
Back in print--the definitive account of 15 hours that changed the course of world history. This narrativently recreates how itoo familiar story . . . with objectivity . . . (and) explosive detail. . . . (A) stirring book".--The New Yorker.
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