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Unformatted text preview: as Pickets Charge. Confederate troops firing only once, let the Union skirmishers and artillery, firing grapeshots, start taking their toll on their army. After retreating behind a stone wall the Union held strong and finally beat out Lees army. The Confederates ended up losing 28,000 men and retreated back to the south from July 3 rd through 5 th while the Union only lost about 23,000 men. This also gave Lincoln his opportunity to deliver the Gettysburg address....
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2011 for the course ENGLISH 14231 taught by Professor Bissett during the Spring '11 term at DeVry Plano.
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