Longstreet's attack was delayed, however, because he first had to wait for his
final brigade (Evander M. Law's, Hood's ...
Longstreet's post-war account of the fight on July 2, 1863 in the Civil War's most
famous battle, Gettysburg.
The next day, a Sunday (the same day that Jackson would succumb to his
wounds), ... In time, during the postwar Gettysburg controversy, Longstreet
presented ... north with the army, he expected Lee to fight as he had at Second
Fitzhugh Lee says of the second day, "Longstreet was attacking the Marye's Hill
of the ... of Devil's Den, wailing the lament, "Some one blundered at Gettysburg!
Editorial Reviews. Review. "Gettysburg--The Second Day" is a masterpiece. It is
the last word .... The book primarily covers Longstreet's attack on Day 2. This was
Per Harry Pfanz in "Gettysburg-The Second Day" the definitive order for
Longstreet to attack the Union left came at around 11AM. there is some dispute
as to ...
At the end of the first day of battle at Gettysburg - July 1, 1863 - Union lines had.
... Lee's second-in-command—General Longstreet—thought the best move, ...
On the morning of July 2, 1863 the battle of Gettysburg entered its second day. ...
He ordered Longstreet to attack south up the Emmitsburg road toward Little and ...
What came to be known as Longstreet's Countermarch would serve as one of the
many controversies swirling about ... 2nd Manassas - Aug. ... On this day, he
would rely upon Lieutenant General James Longstreet to achieve a similar
Jul 2, 2005 ... James Longstreet had doubts about attacking the Yankees at Gettysburg on the
second day. Longstreet did not think attacking the enemy on ...