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7 edition of Gettysburg Battlefield found in the catalog.

Gettysburg Battlefield

The Definitive Illustrated History

by David J. Eicher

  • 282 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Chronicle Books .
Written in

  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Civil war,
  • Photographs: collections,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877),
  • Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863,
  • Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLee Vande Visse (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8001910M
    ISBN 100811828689
    ISBN 109780811828680

    Here you can purchase Raising Your Sprits from our online gift shop. The book is currently in stock and is at the low price of $ Battle of Gettysburg, major engagement in the American Civil War that was fought southwest of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and was a crushing Southern defeat. The three-day conflict involved more t Confederate troops commanded by General Robert E. Lee and nea Union troops under General George Meade.

    The Best Way to Tour the Gettysburg National Military Park. The Gettysburg National Military Park encompasses nearly 6, acres with over 26 miles of roads connecting major battlefield landmarks including Cemetery Hill and the “High Water Mark”. There are over 1, monuments, markers and memorials, cannons and numerous historic houses. You can request specific themed Gettysburg Battlefield tours or request a specific Gettysburg Tour Guide when booking your Tour! Requests can be made at DO NOT wait until you arrive in Gettysburg to book tours with Gettysburg licensed battlefield guides-- .

    ROOM DECOR TELL THE STORIES OF GETTYSBURG. Some rooms tell the story of the Civil War battle that happened on this farm here on the South Cavalry Battlefield July , These rooms include the General Merritt Suite, The 2nd US Dragoons, and Graham’s Artillery. The Gettysburg Battlefield is the area of the July 1–3, , military engagements of the Battle of Gettysburg within and around the borough of Gettysburg, ons of military engagements extend from the 4-acre ( ha) site of the first shot at Knoxlyn Ridge on the west of the borough, to East Cavalry Field on the east. A military engagement prior to the battle was conducted Coordinates: 39°′N 77°′W / .

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