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Contents Preface xi Introduction 1 1. Before the Battle 5 2. Wednesday, July 1, 1863 25 3. Thursday, July 2, 1863 49 4. Friday, July 3, 1863, and Afterward 79 Conclusion 91 Appendix I. A Battlefield Guide to the Critical Decisions at Gettysburg 97 Appendix II. Union Order of Battle 137 Appendix III. Confederate Order of Battle 155 Notes 169 Bibliography 183 Index 191 Illustrations Photographs General Robert E. Lee 7 Brigadier General Henry J. Hunt 13 Major General J. E. B. Stuart 19 Brigadier General John Buford 26 The Center of Buford’s Position on McPherson’s Ridge 29 Major General John F. Reynolds 30 Major General Robert E. Rodes 35 Union First Corps Position As Rodes Viewed It 36 Lieutenant General Richard S. Ewell 39 Gettysburg As Seen from Oak Ridge 40 Major General George G. Meade 43 Lieutenant General James Longstreet 50 The Center of Meade’s Position on Cemetery Ridge 54 The Left of Meade’s Position 54 High Ground on Black Horse Tavern Road 57 At the Peach Orchard Looking North Toward Cemetery Hill 59 Major General Daniel E. Sickles 63 Sickles’s Position at the Peach Orchard 65 Major General John B. Hood 66 Little and Big Round Top As Seen from Left of Hood’s Attack Position 67 Brigadier General Evander M. Law 69 Meade’s Left Flank As Seen from Right of Hood’s Attack Position 71 Brigadier General Henry L. Benning 72 Hood’s Attack Position As Seen from Little Round Top 73 Brigadier General George S. Greene 74 Brigadier General Alpheus S. Williams 81 Major General Henry W. Slocum 82 Maps Tactical Area of Operations 27 Buford’s Delay, Midmorning, July 1, 1863 28 Rodes’s Attack, 2:00 P.M., July 1, 1863 37 Early and Pender Join the Attack, 3:30 P.M., July 1, 1863 38 Roads to Gettysburg 44 Lee’s Plan, July 2, 1863 55 McLaws’s Planned Attack, Afternoon, July 2, 1863 60 Law’s Attack and Right Regiments Cross-over, Late Afternoon, July 2, 1863 70 Greene Defends Culp’s Hill, Evening, July 2, 1863 77 Tour Stops 96 Diagrams Army of Northern Virginia Order of Battle, January 1, 1863 9 Army of Northern Virginia Order of Battle, June 1, 1863 11 Army of the Potomac Artillery Order of Battle, July 1, 1863 15 ...

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ISBN
9781572337886
Related ISBN
9781572337459
MARC Record
OCLC
721194568
Pages
216
Launched on MUSE
2013-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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