The Illustrated Gettysburg Reader: An Eyewitness History of the Civil War’s Greatest Battle

The Illustrated Gettysburg Reader: An Eyewitness History of the Civil War’s Greatest Battle


One hundred and fifty years after the conflict of Gettysburg, the phrases of the warriors and onlookers current for these 3 fateful days nonetheless reverberate with the ability in their braveness and sacrifice. The Illustrated Gettysburg Reader: An Eyewitness historical past of the Civil War's maximum Battle gathers letters, journals, articles and speeches from the folks who lived via these mythical 3 days. Tied including narrative by means of historian Rod Gragg and illustrated with a wealth of pictures and photographs, The Illustrated Gettysburg Reader will delivery you to the battlefield, immersing you within the emotional depth of the fight of brother opposed to brother for the way forward for the USA of America.

"Here they're penetrating the guts of a adversarial nation leaving their houses past extensive rivers and the biggest of the enemies armies whereas in entrance of them is accumulating all of resistance that may be received through an influence fruitful of each part of army power."
Confederate soldier T.G. Pollock at the thirtieth of June, 1863, the day sooner than the conflict of Gettysburg

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