Synopsis by Betsy Boyd
Part of the four-volume Complete Battle of Gettysburg documentary, which analyzes the three days of historic civil war combat at Gettysburg, Complete Battle of Gettysburg: Day One focuses on the events of July 1, 1863. Seven historians participate in a roundtable discussion, breaking down each army's activities to paint a comprehensive picture of this pivotal first phase. The first day culminates in a confederate victory, but the battle is far from over.
battle [war], bloodshed, Civil-War [US], Confederate, victory