Stephen W. Sears
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Stephen W. Sears has delivered a masterwork in Gettysburg, his single-volume history of the Civil War's greatest campaign. Drawing on original source material, from soldiers' letters to the Official Records of the war, Sears offers dramatic and informed accounts of every aspect of the campaign, from well-hewn portraits of the battle's leaders to detailed analyses of their strategies and tactics. Sears depicts General Meade's remarkable performance in his first week of army command and pinpoints General Lee's responsibility in the agonizing failure of the Confederate army. With characteristic style and insight, Sears brings the epic tale of the battle in Pennsylvania vividly to life.
Publishers Weekly Review
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Great single volume on Gettysburg
Best one volume history of the campaign
A book u just can't put done. Well written and very detailed.
After Coddington's "The Gettysburg Campaign - A Study in Command" this is the best one volume history.
- Category: United States
- Published: Nov 03, 2004
- Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
- Seller: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
- Print Length: 640 Pages
- Language: English