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Cain at Gettysburg

Ralph Peters

Cain at Gettysburg

by Ralph Peters

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Published by Wheeler Publishing in Waterville, Maine .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863,
  • Large type books,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ralph Peters
    SeriesWheeler Publishing large print hardcover
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3566.E7559 C35 2012b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages ; cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25239067M
    ISBN 10141044919X
    ISBN 109781410449191
    LC Control Number2012009087

    Following a tough Confederate sergeant from the Blue Ridge, a bitter Irish survivor of the Great Famine, a German political refugee, and gun crews in blue and gray, Cain at Gettysburg is as grand in scale as its depictions of combat are unflinching. For three days, battle rages/5(6).   Cain the Gettysburg This was a very good fictional construction of the various types of people, decisions, actions, and emotions - both good and bad - that would have made up the fabric of this battle/5(7).

      "Cain at Gettysburg" is a draining read. It knocks the heart right out of the reader with its exhausting account of this famous battle. It places some of the pieces left uncovered by "The Killer Angels," by concentrating on a different set of the important personalities in this battle/5(). Michael Shaara’s Killer Angels stands supreme in this category, but Peters’s Cain at Gettysburg is a major new entry. In his construct the spotlight is on Robert E. Lee, James Longstreet, and George Gordon Meade, with an array of subordinates and foreign observers making : Ehoward.

    —Dr. James S. Pula, author of The Sigel Regiment: A History of the 26th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry: on Cain at Gettysburg “Ralph Peters has done the seemingly impossible. He has found a new way to tell the story of Gettysburg and simultaneously restore a great general to his rightful place in our minds and hearts.”. Cain at Gettysburg Ralph Peters. Forge, $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS. The War After Armageddon.


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More than half a lifetime ago I read THE KILLER ANGELS by Michael Shaara and then saw (more than once) the film GETTYSBURG based on the book.

Here in CAIN AT GETTYSBURG by Ralph Peters, the Union’s Army of the Potomac under its reluctant, new commander George Meade confronts Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia on the same /5(). Cain at Gettysburg, by Ralph Peters, is a new historical novel describing the bloody three-day battle at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, on July, Gettysburg is still the largest land battle ever fought on the North American continent, and was the bloodiest of the American Civil War/5.

Cain at Gettysburg – Book Review By Jerry D. Morelock. Cain at Gettysburg by Ralph Peters. Tor Forge, pages. $ The greatest battle ever fought in North America – the three-day ordeal in July when Union and Confederate Civil War armies slaughtered each other near the tiny Pennsylvania town of Gettysburg – has inspired thousands of books.

There are no marble statues on this battlefield, only men of flesh and blood, imperfect and courageous. From New York Times bestselling author and former U.S.

Army officer Ralph Peters, Cain at Gettysburg is bound to become a classic of men at war. This edition of the book is the deluxe, tall rack mass market paperback. Less. Cain at Gettysburg is a great contribution to Civil War fiction.” — Washington Independent Review of Books “May be the most realistic work of Civil War fiction every written.”.

Buy a cheap copy of Cain at Gettysburg book Cain at Gettysburg book Ralph Peters. Winner of the American Library Association's W. Boyd Award for Excellence in Military FictionTwo mighty armies blunder toward each other, one led by confident, Free shipping over $ Action-packed treatment of one of the bloodiest episodes of the Civil War, rendered with all due gruesomeness.

Michael Shaara’s novel The Killer Angels, writes Peters (The Officers’ Club,etc.), is the gold standard of fiction about the Battle of Gettysburg, adding that it appeared in a time when regard for the military was low and “citizens had to be reminded that towering.

Ralph Peters talked about his novel, Cain at Gettysburg, and the value of historical focused on the historical background of the book and on the myths of the Battle of Gettysburg.

Following a tough Confederate sergeant from the Blue Ridge, a bitter Irish survivor of the Great Famine, a German political refugee, and gun crews in blue and gray, Cain at Gettysburg, from New York Times best-selling author and former U.S.

Army officer Ralph Peters, is bound to become a classic of men at war. Download cain at gettysburg ebook free in PDF and EPUB Format. cain at gettysburg also available in docx and mobi. Read cain at gettysburg online, read in mobile or Kindle.  This reference book provides information on 24, Confederate soldiers killed, wounded, captured or missing at the Battle of Gettysburg.

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Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Cain at Gettysburg: A Novel.4/5(9). Much like Shaara's The Killer Angels, Peters' Cain at Gettysburg is a fictional account of the battle of Gettysburg.

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The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this historical, historical fiction story are,/5. The fate of our nation will be decided in a few square miles of ing a tough Confederate sergeant from the Blue Ridge, a bitter Irish survivor of the Great Famine, a German political refugee, and gun crews in blue and gray, Cain at Gettysburg is as grand in scale as its depictions of combat are three days, battle rages/5(7).

Cain at Gettysburg is one of the best books ive ever read. Shaara's The Killer Angels will alway's be the Gettysburg book, But this book is almost a comparison. The battle scenes are in more depth then The Killer Angels but Chamberlains role in the Killer Angels will be the reason the Killer Angels is the best Gettysburg book out there/5().

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PETERS Quick Copy View. Get this from a library. Cain at Gettysburg. [Ralph Peters] -- Presents a reimagining of the pivotal Civil War battle from the perspectives of a Blue Ridge Confederate sergeant, a bitter survivor of the Great Famine in Ireland, and a German political refugee. Cain at Gettysburg is a great contribution to Civil War fiction.” — Washington Independent Review of Books “May be the most realistic work of Civil War fiction every written.”/5(31).

Ralph Peters, New York Times bestselling author of Cain at Gettysburg, is a retired US Army officer, a strategist and veteran of the intelligence world, a journalist who appears frequently in broadcast media, and a lifelong traveler with experience in over .Click to read more about Cain at Gettysburg by Ralph Peters.

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The author, a retired U.S. Army officer, has brought to his writing knowledge of the military culture of this time, knowledge of the Union and Confederate chain of command and an understanding of the terrain of this area.