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Three days at Gettysburg : essays on Confederate and Union leadership

Author: EBSCO Publishing (Firm)
Publisher: Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : English

A collection of essays from Civil War historians on leadership during the three-day Battle of Gettysburg. Based on manuscript sources and consideration of existing literature, the contributors  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Case studies
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: EBSCO Publishing (Firm)
ISBN: 9781612772059 1612772056
OCLC Number: 1056374698
Notes: Includes The first day at Gettysburg (1992) and The second day at Gettysburg (1993) with new essays.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: R.E. Lee and July 1 at Gettysburg / Alan T. Nolan --
Confederate corps leadership on the first day at Gettysburg : A.P. Hill and Richard S. Ewell in a difficult debut / Gary W. Gallagher --
From Chancellorsville to Cemetery Hill : O.O. Howard and Eleventh Corps leadership / A. Wilson Greene --
Three confederate disasters on Oak Ridge : failures of brigade leadership on the first day at Gettysburg / Robert K. Krick --
"If the enemy is there, we must attack him" : R.E. Lee and the second day at Gettysburg / Gary W. Gallagher --
Peach orchard revisited : Daniel E. Sickles and the Third Corps on July 2, 1863 / William Glenn Robertson --
"If Longstreet --
says so, it is most likely not true" : James Longstreet and the second day at Gettysburg / Robert K. Krick --
"Step all-important and essential to victory" : Henry W. Slocum and the Twelfth Corps on July 1-2, 1863 / A. Wilson Greene --
"No troops on the field had done better" : John C. Caldwell's division in the wheatfield, July 2, 1863 / D. Scott Hartwig --
"Rarely has more skill, vigor, or wisdom been shown" : George G. Meade on July 3 at Gettysburg / Richard A. Sauers --
James Longstreet's Virginia defenders / Carol Reardon --
"Every map of the field cries out about it" : the failure of Confederate artillary at Pickett's charge / Peter S. Carmichael --
"I do not believe that Pickett's division would have reached our line" : Henry J. Hunt and the Union artillary on July 3, 1863 / Gary M. Kross.
Other Titles: 3 days at Gettysburg
Second day at Gettysburg.
First day at Gettysburg.
Responsibility: edited by Gary W. Gallagher.


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