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The Second Day at Gettysburg

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The Attack and Defense of Cemetery Ridge, July 2, 1863

David L. Shultz, Scott L. Mingus, Sr.

Format: Hardcover, 552 pages
Price: 32.95
ISBN: 978-1-611210-74-3
eBook: 978-1-611210-75-0
On Sale: October 2015

93 images, 37 maps

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On the afternoon of July 2, 1863, Lt. Gen. James Longstreet struck the Union left flank with a massive blow that collapsed Dan Sickles' advanced position in the Peach Orchard and rolled northward, tearing open a large gap in the center of the Federal line on Cemetery Ridge. Fresh Confederates from A. P. Hill's Corps advanced toward the mile-wide breach, where Southern success would split the Army of the Potomac in two. The fate of the Battle of Gettysburg hung in the balance. Read More...



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About the Author

David L. Shultz

David L. Shultz is the author of numerous books, pamphlets, and articles concerning the Battle of Gettysburg including the acclaimed Double Canister at Ten Yards: The Federal Artillery and the Repulse of Pickett's Charge; Read More...


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