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Two Witnesses at Gettysburg: The Personal Accounts of Whitelaw Reid and A.J.L. Fremantle

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The two reporters, one traveling with the Union army and the other with the Confederates, knew that something important was afoot. But on the eve of the battle they could not have known that in the next days the history of the United States would be decided. These two magnificent firsthand accounts will give readers a sense of why it is important to review as much ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published September 28th 1994 by Wiley-Blackwell (first published September 27th 1994)
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War journalism is not something I’ve read/written about before but I am killing two literary birds with one stone by analyzing an account of the Battle of Gettysburg. With an essay based mid-term tomorrow in my journalism class, I hope that writing down my thoughts will prove to be sufficient preparation. Moving on…

Two Witnesses at Gettysburg is, as the title states, composed of two accounts of this battle. Specifically, I read Whitelaw Reid’s perspective . Whitelaw Reid was an American politici
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Gary W. Gallagher, the John L. Nau III Professor of History at the University of Virginia, is the author or editor of many books in the field of Civil War history, including The Confederate War; Causes Won, Lost, and Forgotten: How Hollywood and Popular Art Shape What We Know about the Civil War; and The Union War.

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