The History Network

A fortnightly military history podcast looking at all aspect of war throughout the ages.


episode 6: The Battle of Gettysburg

Turning points are sometimes controversial but it is generally accepted that the Battle of Gettysburg was the major turning point of the American Civil War. It marked the high point of Confederate arms in that it was their last venture into the north and the furthest they reached. After Gettysburg the South was essentially permanently on the defensive and never regained the capability of significant offensive action against the North. Dur: 27mins File: .mp3


 2013-08-25  26m