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Meade : victor of Gettysburg

Author: Richard Allen Sauers
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brassey's, ©2003.
Series: Military profiles.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Most students of the American Civil War know the name George Gordon Meade, but few can tell you about the man. Rising from the Union officer corps to lead the previously ill-fated Army of the Potomac, Meade took overall command only hours before his forces encountered Robert E. Lee's Confederates at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in the summer of 1863.".
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: George Gordon Meade; George Gordon Meade; George Gordon Meade
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Allen Sauers
ISBN: 1574884182 9781574884180 1574887491 9781574887495
OCLC Number: 53145489
Description: xv, 123 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents: The Antebellum Years --
The Pennsylvania Reserves --
Meade's Brigade in Combat --
Higher Command --
Gettysburg --
From Gettysburg to Grant --
The 1864 Campaign --
Petersburg --
The End of the Civil War --
Postwar Years.
Series Title: Military profiles.
Responsibility: Richard A. Sauers.
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