The Gettysburg Nobody Knows

The Gettysburg Nobody Knows
Publisher Gettysburg Lectures
Release Date
Category History
Total Pages 288
ISBN 0195129067
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews

Essays by nine leading authorities, including Emory M. Thomas and Kent Gramm, shed new light on the great Civil War battle, focusing on little known facts and controversial themes.

The Gettysburg Nobody Knows
  • Author : Gabor S. Boritt
  • Publisher : Gettysburg Lectures
  • Release Date : 1999

Essays by nine leading authorities, including Emory M. Thomas and Kent Gramm, shed new light on the great Civil War battle, focusing on little known facts and controversial themes.

The Gettysburg Gospel
  • Author : Gabor Boritt
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2008-02-05

An analysis of the historical events surrounding Lincoln's delivery of the Gettysburg Address challenges popular myths while discussing how several of the president's remarks took on new meanings throughout subsequent decades. By the author of The Lincoln Enigma. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.

Beneath a Northern Sky
  • Author : Steven E. Woodworth
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release Date : 2008-02-28

Of all the places and events in this nation's history, Gettysburg may well be the name best known to Americans. Millions flock each year to the little town in south-central Pennsylvania where more than 135 years ago the largest, bloodiest, and most dramatic battle of the Civil War raged across the

The Man Nobody Knows
  • Author : Bruce Barton
  • Publisher : Read Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2011-10-13

“The Man Nobody Knows” is a 1925 work by American author and advertising executive Bruce Fairchild Barton. His second book, it presents Jesus Christ as a businessman, and 'founder of Modern Business', in an attempt to make the story accessible to contemporary businessman. When first published, it shot to the top

Retreat from Gettysburg
  • Author : Kent Masterson Brown, Esq.
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release Date : 2011-08-01

In a groundbreaking, comprehensive history of the Army of Northern Virginia's retreat from Gettysburg in July 1863, Kent Masterson Brown draws on previously untapped sources to chronicle the massive effort of General Robert E. Lee and his command as they sought to move people, equipment, and scavenged supplies through hostile territory

The Colors of Courage
  • Author : Margaret S. Creighton
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2008-07-31

In the summer of 1863, as Union and Confederate armies converged on southern Pennsylvania, the town of Gettysburg found itself thrust onto the center stage of war. The three days of fighting that ensued decisively turned the tide of the Civil War. In The Colors of Courage, Margaret Creighton narrates the

The Gettysburg Address
  • Author : Abraham Lincoln
  • Publisher : Sheba Blake Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-05-15

The Gettysburg Address is a speech by U.S. President Abraham Lincoln, one of the best-known in American history. It was delivered by Lincoln during the American Civil War, on the afternoon of Thursday, November 19, 1863, at the dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, four and a half

Stand Firm Ye Boys from Maine
  • Author : Thomas A. Desjardin
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2009-10-29

Fought amid rocks and trees, in thick blinding smoke, and under exceedingly stressful conditions, the battle for the southern slope of Little Round Top on July 2, 1863 stands among the most famous and crucial military actions in American history, one of the key engagements that led to the North's victory at

Slavery  Resistance  Freedom
  • Author : Gabor S. Boritt,Scott Hancock,Ira Berlin
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand
  • Release Date : 2007-06-14

Essays address the issue of freedom as it applies to slaves in American history, discussing how African Americans resisted slavery and what their response was to freedom during and after the Civil War.

Lincoln at Gettysburg
  • Author : Garry Wills
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-12-11

The power of words has rarely been given a more compelling demonstration than in the Gettysburg Address. Lincoln was asked to memorialize the gruesome battle. Instead, he gave the whole nation "a new birth of freedom" in the space of a mere 272 words. His entire life and previous training, and

The Gettysburg Address
  • Author : Sean Conant
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04-24

It is the most famous speech Lincoln ever gave, and one of the most important orations in the history of the nation. Delivered on November 19, 1863, among the freshly dug graves of the Union dead, the Gettysburg Address defined the central meaning of the Civil War and gave cause for the

Lincoln Seen and Heard
  • Author : Director of the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College Harold Holzer,Harold Holzer
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2000

An in-depth look at the presidency of Abraham Lincoln describes the conflicts Lincoln had while he was in office and the criticism he endured, as well as describing him as he was perceived at the time of his presidency.

  • Author : Kent Gramm
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994

This book asks whether America in the 1990s knows what its present character, economics, and society cost, and whether the country's present battles have as noble a purpose and as hopeful a prospect as the great cataclysm of July 1863 - the Battle of Gettysburg. Walt Whitman perhaps said it best: "

The Gettysburg Story
  • Author : Jake Boritt,Gabor Boritt
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-05-12

Self-guided audio tour and guidebook presents a gripping journey through the Gettysburg Battlefield following the official National Park Auto Tour route. It is based on the works of renowned historian and author, Gabor Boritt. Founder of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College, for over thirty years he has given

How to Write a Book
  • Author : Andreas Ramos,Anaximander Katzenjammer,Ginger Namgostar
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2014-08-15

Why write a book? A book brings you opportunities. You will be offered speaking engagements, projects, jobs, invitations to join advisory boards with pre-IPO stock, and invitations to start companies. The author has written ten books and more than 75 computer manuals. This book shows you how to write and publish