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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Hassler, Warren W.
First day at Gettysburg.
Tuscaloosa, Ala. : University of Alabama Press, , ©1970
|Material Type:||Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Warren W Hassler
|ISBN:||9780817383923 0817383921 9780817351038 0817351035 9780817356170 0817356177|
|Description:||1 online resource (214 pages) : illustrations, maps|
|Contents:||The convergence on Gettysburg --
The meeting of the ways --
The early morning fight of Buford --
Reynolds climaxes his career --
The first affair at the railroad cut --
The Iron Brigade in McPherson Grove --
Reinforcements come forward --
The arrival and deployment of the Eleventh Corps --
The advent of Early, and his fight with Schurz --
The Oak Rridge combat of Robinson and Rodes --
The second contest at the railroad cut --
The federals lose McPherson Ridge --
Pender's clash with Doubleday on Seminary Ridge --
The retreat through the town --
The federals rally on Cemetery Hill --
The price in blood.
|Other Titles:||Crisis at the crossroads|
|Responsibility:||Warren W. Hassler, Jr.|
"Gettysburg is a familiar name to most Americans, yet today few people realize the significance of the first day's encounter.... In many ways the first day was a soldier's, rather than leader's,