Eric J. Wittenberg,O. James Lighthizer's Battle of Brandy Station, The: North America's Largest PDF

By Eric J. Wittenberg,O. James Lighthizer

earlier than sunrise on June nine, 1863, Union squaddies materialized from a thick fog close to the banks of Virginia's Rappahannock River to ambush snoozing Confederates. the resultant fight, which lasted during the day, used to be to be referred to as the conflict of Brandy Station--the greatest cavalry conflict ever fought on North American soil. Meticulously captured through historian Eric J. Wittenberg, those occasions marked a tremendous turning aspect within the Civil warfare: the waning period of accomplice cavalry dominance within the East gave strategy to a convinced and robust Union fastened arm. This interesting quantity includes a GPS guided journey of the battlefield with illustrations and maps through grasp cartographer Steven Stanley.

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