The Civil War, Day by Day

Twilight in Gettysburg


Twilight in Gettysburg

But Lee knew the victory was not complete so long as Union forces held the hills and ridges south of town. As he waited for Longstreet’s corps to arrive, Lee planned how he might attack those heights on the morrow.




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