Walk through the battlefield of Gettysburg with those who lived and fought there Waged over three days in July 1863, the Battle of Gettysburg proved to be the turning point of the Civil War in the East. This book brings you face-to-face as never before with the people and events that shaped this epic battle. It features: - An introduction that sets Gettysburg in historical context - A timeline that adds further texture to the history described - Concise biographies of key participants - A historical walking tour - Where to stay and eat, and places to visit nearby - Archival and color photos throughout - Two PopOuts-an archival map showing the battle as it unraveled, and another showing the same location today About the Timeline series These one-of-a-kind books bring you face to face with the people and events that have shaped American history and who have left their mark on some of the nation's most important historical landmarks and locations.
Globe Pequot Press
A Guided Tour through History