Objects & Places from The Killer Angels

Michael Shaara
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Object Descriptions

Cherries - These trees are in bloom as the Confederates begin their march into Gettysburg. Many of the men eat these objects on their march and pay the price later.

Bayonets - These objects are long knives that attach to the barrel of a rifle. Chamberlain orders his men to use these objects on the second day of battle at Gettysburg when they begin to run low on ammunition.

The Seminary - This is a building with a tall cupola on the edge of Gettysburg. Buford uses this cupola to watch the approach of the Confederate soldiers on the first day of the battle.

'Kathleen Mavourneen' - This is a sad Irish ballad that someone in Longstreet's camp sings the night before the third day of the battle at Gettysburg.

Letters - Many of the men enjoy these objects from home in the hours before the battle...

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