To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg.
• Soldiers and civilians caught up in the fury of war tell their stories in more than 30 first-person accounts. Their diary entries, letters and memoirs bring immediacy to the battle.
• Gettysburg National Military Park’s fascinating history is recounted in “This Illustrious Battlefield.” Tourists flocked to Gettysburg as soon as the guns fell silent.
• Dozens of rare images and artifacts illustrate this commemorative issue. Noted cartographer David Fuller’s maps bring a unique new dimension to the July 1-3 engagement.
• Gary Gallagher’s article “Gettysburg: A Campaign in Perspective” explains the campaign and fight, and examines their meaning in the larger context of the war.
And MUCH MORE ...
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