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Gettysburg-Culp's Hill and Cemetery Hill

Harry W. Pfanz

Abstract

In this companion to his earlier book, Gettysburg—The Second Day, the author provides the first definitive account of the fighting between the Army of the Potomac and Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia at Cemetery Hill and Culp's Hill—two of the most critical engagements fought at Gettysburg on 2 and 3 July 1863. He provides detailed tactical accounts of each stage of the contest and explores the interactions between—and decisions made by—generals on both sides. In particular, he illuminates Confederate lieutenant general Richard S. Ewell's controversial decision not to attack Cemetery ... More

Keywords: Union cavalry, Stonewall Brigade, Cemetery Hill, Richard S. Ewell, Gettysburg, Potomac, Robert E. Lee, Culp's Hill, breastworks

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1993 Print ISBN-13: 9780807821183
Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: July 2014 DOI:10.5149/9780807869741_pfanz

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Harry W. Pfanz, author