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Modern day Gettysburg

Lisa C. Phillips

Modern day Gettysburg

a portrait of the most famous little town in America

by Lisa C. Phillips

  • 190 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Outskirts Press in Denver, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gettysburg (Pa.),
  • Gettysburg National Military Park (Pa.)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLisa C. Phillips.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMLCM 2009/40755 (F)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23229454M
    ISBN 109781432710286
    LC Control Number2008936664
    OCLC/WorldCa321046180

      The Maine lesson of Gettysburg: real history is never so romantic as reel be held up as an example to modern-day liberals, an inspiration for the fight against reaction and the right. SAVE! See Tripadvisor's Gettysburg, PA hotel deals and special prices on 30+ hotels all in one spot. Find the perfect hotel within your budget with reviews from real travelers.

    In the summer of , General Robert E. Lee pushed northward into Pennsylvania. The Union army met him at Gettysburg, and from July 1 to July 3, the bloodiest battle of the war ensued.   Stars in Their Courses: The Gettysburg Campaign June-July , by Shelby Foote (Modern Library, ) Gettysburg: A Battlefield Guide, by Mark Grimsley and Brooks D. Simpson (Bison Books Corp.

    What I propose is an analysis of the opening phases of the Gettysburg campaign and the first day of battle through the eyes of a modern (though now retired) professional soldier. In terms of process I will attempt to put some objectivity into the analysis. One of the chief faults of modernFile Size: 2MB. Gettysburg TODAY. likes 15 talking about this. Dedicated to providing information regarding Gettysburg Pennsylvania and the Battle which occurred in July A place to share information.


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Modern day Gettysburg by Lisa C. Phillips Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book familarizes one with modern day Gettysburg, allowing you to appreciate what once was through what exists now. The wonderful photographs and accurate details in the writing make you feel as if you've already visited. As a coffee-table book or an intense read, it works on every level to capture your interest and entertain the senses/5(11).

A fantastic book covering all aspects of the Gettysburg campaign and the decisive battle. Packed full of illustrations, diagrams, photographs and artwork.

This book is a mine of information for Wargamers and is a great read as well. It follows the author's earlier book on Waterloo which was equally comprehensive/5(57).

Discover the best Civil War Gettysburg History in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. Coddington's book is the only required book to read for the Gettysburg NPS and many see it as the classic and definitive book on the Gettysburg Campaign.

Coddington really gets in depth from Lee's plan, the Modern day Gettysburg book of both armies, the battle, and the aftermath. Coddington, I think, drags at by:   Jay Jorgensen has put together a fine book on this seldom written about subject of the Wheatfield that I feel was very important to the outcome at Gettysburg.

Though catastrophic to both sides, carrying this section of land was vital Modern day Gettysburg book Union success in regards to building a foundation for day /5(26).

"Modern Day Gettysburg" started out as a coffee table book that was a souvenier for visitors to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. With over color photographs of the battlefield, town circle, National cemetary, multi-million dollar visitor's center, General Lee's headquarters, and the Eisenhower Farm, ended up being a banned book.

Photo by smokejmt. Links to Individual Top 10 Gettysburg Book Lists. These Civil War bloggers released their Top 10 Civil War Books on the Campaign and Battle of Gettysburg on their own blogs over the three day anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg from JulyGettysburg Address (Modern Translation) 87 years ago, the Founding Fathers created a brand new country here based on the idea that everyone is equal.

Now, we are at war with ourselves, and this war is testing whether that kind of country can survive. Books shelved as timebest-modern-novels: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis, Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys, White Teeth by Zadie Sm.

"Martin's Gettysburg, July 1 is now the standard source for the first day's fight." About the Author Dr. David G. Martin has written numerous books of military history including The Vicksburg Campaign, The Shiloh Campaign, The Philadelphia Campaign, and Confederate Monuments at Gettysburg/5(22).

Actually, any of the three (the other two are Gettysburg: The Second Day, which was the first of the trio, inand Gettysburg: Culp’s Hill and Cemetery Hill in ) would be a good nominee for this slot, since they all follow the same meticulous pattern: scorchingly detailed accounts of troop movements and encounters and microscopic.

This book familarizes one with modern day Gettysburg, allowing you to appreciate what once was through what exists now. The wonderful photographs and accurate details in the writing make you feel as if you've already visited.

As a coffee-table book or an intense read, it works on every level to capture your interest and entertain the senses/5. GETTYSBURG, Pa.

— The sun rose on the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg,to reveal a line of cars parked behind the Union Army’s tents. CMH Pub 75– Cover: Scene from the Gettysburg Cyclorama painting, The Battle of Gettysburg, by.

Paul Phillippoteaux, depicting Pickett’s Charge and fighting at the Angle. Books relating to the Battle of Gettysburg. Due to the COVID closure of non-essential businesses in the state of Pennsylvania, we are still filling orders but on an abbreviated basis - two or three times/week.

Gettysburg Kids Book March 9 This picture captures Jaden, a modern day girl who brings us along on her Journey to Gettysburg in Here she witnesses her home town of Gettysburg in the time of the greatest battle in United States history. Gettysburg Address, world-famous speech delivered by U.S.

President Abraham Lincoln at the dedication (Novem ) of the National Cemetery at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, the site of one of the decisive battles of the American Civil War (July).

It was preceded by a two-hour speech by Edward Everett. With the anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg upon us, Brett Schulte of TOCWOC recently asked a number of other Civil War bloggers if they would like to submit a list of Top 10 books about the battle (selection criteria deliberately undefined).

For the most part, I chose a string of narrowly focused secondary works, that, taken together, provide the most detailed picture of the battle. Jeffry D. Wert, Gettysburg, Day Three. Readable, complete, and well-researched, this is the best account of the entire third day of the Battle of Gettysburg ever written.

I greatly admire Jeff Wert’s work and believe that this book is some of his very best work. A Cutting-Edge Second Look at the Battle of Gettysburg Alex recreated the terrain based on a superb map of the battlefield from and present-day digital data. Her books. Only about one percent of any given officer year group in the Army will make it to the level of general officer.

Most of those who do will serve their time and retire without much notice by the general public. Even amongst those in the Army, most general officers are only known by those within [ ].Books shelved as civil-war-fiction: The Killer Angels by Michael Shaara, Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell, Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier, Gods.

The Hummelbaugh Farm along modern day Pleasonton Avenue. The Hummelbaugh Farm served as the headquarters of Maj. Gen. Alfred Pleasonton, the Federal Cavalry Corps commander from July The farm sustained $ in damage to the hay, corn, and other assorted crops; fence rails, 26 fence posts, a horse, and other various accouterments were.