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By Kent Masterson Brown Esq.

In a groundbreaking, accomplished historical past of the military of Northern Virginia's retreat from Gettysburg in July 1863, Kent Masterson Brown attracts on formerly untapped assets to chronicle the big attempt of basic Robert E. Lee and his command as they sought to maneuver humans, gear, and scavenged provides via adverse territory and plan the army's subsequent strikes. Brown unearths that even supposing the conflict of Gettysburg was once a defeat for the military of Northern Virginia, Lee's winning retreat maintained the stability of energy within the japanese theater and left his military with adequate forage, shops, and clean meat to make sure its persevered life as a good force.

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