How Second Most Important July 4 in U.S. History Unfolded in 1863

Still from the 1993 film “Gettysburg” / Turner Pictures

An old joke says that South lost the Civil War because the Confederate Army “couldn’t win on the road.”

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Janice Harayda

Janice Harayda

Critic, novelist, award-winning journalist. Former book columnist for Glamour and book editor of The Plain Dealer.