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General John Buford

General John Buford

October 2003
Trade Paperback · 312 Pages
$19.95 U.S. · $24.00 CAN · £13.99 U.K. · €14.99 E.U.
ISBN 9780306812743
Da Capo Press


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The film Gettysburg introduced the general public to Union cavalry leader John Buford and his key role on the first day of the battle; no full-length biography of the general has ever been written until now.

About the Author

Edward G. Longacre is the author of numerous biographies of Civil War generals. He is a recipient of the prestigious Fletcher Pratt Award for Civil War writing. He lives in Newport News, Virginia.