Civil War Series
3:00 pm
Thu March 7, 2013

General Pickett

In part 71 of our Civil War series, Virginia Tech history professor James Robertson profiles Confederate General George E. Pickett. His name is attached to the most famous charge in American military history, yet, as Dr. Robertson says, his Civil War career ended in disgrace.

Illustration of Pickett's charge
Illustration of Pickett's charge
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