The Turning Point of the Civil War on Canvas
Chris Brenneman, Sue Boardman, Bill Dowling
Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: June 2015
8.5 x 11, 410 images, full color, matte art coated paper, sewn binding, dust jacket.
Thousands of books and articles have been written about the Battle of Gettysburg. Almost every topic has been thoroughly scrutinized except one: Paul Philippoteaux's massive cyclorama painting The Battle of Gettysburg, which depicts Pickett's Charge, the final attack at Gettysburg. The Gettysburg Cyclorama: The Turning Point of the Civil War on Canvas is the first comprehensive study of this art masterpiece and historic artifact.