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Lost Triumph by Tom Carhart

Lost Triumph

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Lost Triumph by Tom Carhart
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Apr 04, 2006 | ISBN 9780425207918
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    Apr 04, 2006 | ISBN 9780425207918

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Praise

“Sheds new light on the grandest battle of the Civil War, a remarkable achievement by any military historian.”—Sir John Keegan, New York Times bestselling author of The Face of Battle
 
“Bold and provocative…sure to stimulate debate among even the most seasoned Civil War buffs.”—Jay Winik, New York Times bestselling author of April 1865
 
“Tom Carhart’s Lost Triumph is, amazingly, a new, original and important contribution to our understanding of the Battle of Gettysburg.”—David Hackett Fischer, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Washington’s Crossing and Paul Revere’s Ride
 
“Not only a fine work of scholarship but a fine story.”—Rick Atkinson, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of An Army at Dawn and The Day of Battle

Table Of Contents

List of Maps
Foreword
Introduction

1. In Mexico
2. Building Up to the Civil War
3. West Point and West Pointers
4. Classic Battles of History
5. Infantry, Artillery, and Cavalry in the Last Napoleonic War
6. The Fighting Begins
7. Early Confederate Victories
8. Chancellorsville
9. Lee Moves North
10. The Gettysburg Fight Begins
11. Gettysburg, Day Two
12. Plans for Day Three
13. The Final Plan
14. The Implementation
15. Stuart Meets Custer
16. Aftermath

Acknowledgments
Notes
Index

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