By: Asa B. Isham
Blue Acorn Press:
Seller ID: 033249
Condition: Hardcover with dust jacket, 203 pages, illustrated with 62 photographs and engravings. Officers' register and roll of honor. , Blue Acorn Press
"Come on, you Wolverines!" Gen. George A. Custer shouted to the mounted Michigan men as they finished forming for the charge on the third day of battle at Gettysburg. Their adversary, Confederate cavalry skirmishers of Gen. Jeb Stuart's command, was advancing on foot over an open field. With drawn sabers, fluttering colors and Custer in front leading them, the Seventh Michigan Cavalry -- in its first significant fight -- thundered forward, every trooper yelling at the top of his voice. The impetuous assault, according to a participant, "was only stopped by [a] stone wall and fence,... View More...