Ballroom Blitz - Gettysburg, Day One

Oh, I see a man at the back as a matter of fact his eyes are as red as the sun! Seven score and 12 years ago, a battle occurred outside of a minor town in Pennsylvania that forever altered the course of American history: The Battle of Gettysburg. Join the History Bomb on the first of a three part series as we delve into the bloodiest battle of the bloodiest war in American history.

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