Civil War Series

The Battle of Gettysburg


book cover
Cover: Little Round Top and the Valley of Death, by Dale Gallon, compliments of Dale Gallon Historical Art Gallery, Gettysburg, PA.


Additional text by Scott Hartwig

Maps by George Skoch

Thanks to James Roach, Scott Hartwig and the interpretive staff at Gettysburg National Military Park.

Published by Eastern National, copyright 1994. Reprinted 2006. All rights reserved.

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Key for photo and illustration identification:
BLBattles and Leaders of the Civil War
CWLThe Civil War Library and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
GNMPGettysburg National Military Park, Gettysburg, PA
LCLibrary of Congress, Washington, DC
NPSNational Park Service
USAMHIUnited States Army Military Historical Institute, Carlisle, PA

Want to Learn More?
The following books are suggested reading for additional insights into the Civil War and its key battles: Edwin B. Coddington, The Gettysburg Campaign: A Study in Command (New York: Touchstone 1997), Stephen W. Sears, Gettysburg (New York: Mariner Books, 2004), Harry Willcox Pfanz, Gettysburg: The First Day (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2010) and Gettysburg: 2nd Day (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1998), as well as the NPS Historical Handbook #9: Gettysburg (Washington: National Park Service, 1992), and the Teaching with Historic Places Lesson Plan: Choices and Commitments: Soldiers at Gettysburg.