AuthorBrown, Kent Masterson, 1949-
TitleRetreat from Gettysburg : Lee, logistics, and the Pennsylvania campaign / Kent Masterson Brown.
PublishedChapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2005.
Descriptionxv, 534 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
SeriesCivil War America
ISBN0-8078-2921-8 (cloth : alk. paper)
Bib. NoteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 475-503) and index.
Formatted NoteContents: Prologue : this has been a sad day for us -- Take what is necessary for the army -- The flies and vermin of the dog days -- We must now return to Virginia -- All that was dear to me is gone -- The scene was wild and desolating -- That vast procession of misery -- An awful time crossing South Mountain -- Use your sabres, don't strike, but thrust! -- The cutting and slashing was beyond description -- Nowhere is safe -- By the blessing providence, I will do it -- A strong line of gopher holes -- I would die before being taken prisoner -- It is heart-rending to live among such scenes -- Epilogue : the army achieved a general success -- Appendix : order of battle.
SubjectsGettysburg Campaign, 1863.
LC Card Number2004-11781
Call Number/Copies 
 WRHS Research Library: E 475.51 B878
mq230373: LC class, closed stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]
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