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Double canister at ten yards!

the Federal artillery and the repulse of Pickett"s charge

by David Shultz

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Published by Rank and File Publications in Redondo Beach, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hunt, Henry Jackson, 1819-1889.,
    • Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Artillery operations.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 67-75).

      Statementby David Shultz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE475.53 .S555 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination77 p. :
      Number of Pages77
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL818387M
      ISBN 10096389935X
      LC Control Number95068439
      OCLC/WorldCa33343219

      Double Canister At Ten Yards: The Federal Artillery And The Repulse Of Pickett's Charge by Shultz, David Gettysburg is one of the most famous and studied battles of history, and Pickett's Charge, its climax on the third day, continues to fascinate a new generation of readers.   "Double Canister at Ten Yards": The Federal Artillery and the Repulse of Pickett's Charge, by David L. Shultz, was originally published back in , and has been updated by Savas Beatie this year. The title is self-explanatory, so let's get to the meat and the differences between the two editions. You get: 86 pages of.

        Book Review: “Double Canister At Ten Yards” Posted on Novem by Daniel Welch There’s a saying among Civil War historians, it might be old but no one is really sure of it’s earliest origins. Pickett's charge made it all the way across these fields from the opposite tree line. First the Union artillery and then the Union rifles p Author: Borepatch.

      The Filson Historical Society is located in the heart of Old Louisville at the corner of Third Street and Ormsby Avenue. Parking can be accessed from 3rd St. and the alleyway off Ormsby Ave. Additional parking is available as free street parking on 3rd St., 4th St., and Ormsby Ave. Read a book about Pickett's Charge and you're likely to come across the experiences of Cowan and his battery ramming the barrels with two rounds of canister and letting loose at the overflow of Confederate soldiers that swarmed the area. Some even got as close as ten yards, hence the words "Double canister at ten yards" being engraved on this.


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Author David Shultz, however, in “Double Canister at Ten Yards”: The Federal Artillery and the Repulse of Pickett’s Charge, July 3,focuses his examination on how and why the Union long-arm beat back the Confederate foot : Savas Beatie.

“Double Canister at Ten Yards” is an excellent look at the Union artillery in action, and will prove a useful read for anyone with an interest in Gettysburg or in the artillery during the Civil War. Note: “Double Canister at Ten Yards” is also available as e-book, ISBN /// Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

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Shot, especially canister, loses velocity as it goes downrange. Let's say for illustration that single canister is down to 70% velocity at yards - the individual balls in double canister would have the same hitting power as single. Double Canister At Ten Yards Pb Paperback – May 1 by David Shultz (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings.

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Gen. Henry Hunt, chief of artillery, Army of the Potomac, orchestrated the movements of his Union batteries on Cemetery Hill and Ridge in order to repulse the enemy in the most legendary confrontation in American military history—Pickett’s Charge.”."Double Canister at Ten Yards": The Federal Artillery and the Repulse of Pickett's Charge, July 3, Havertown: Savas Beatie, © Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: David Shultz.Most accounts of Pickett’s Charge at Gettysburg focus on General Robert E.

Lee’s reasons for making the attack, its preparation, organization, and ultimate failure. In the gripping study “Double Canister at Ten Yards”: The Federal.