Rainbow in the Dark - Gettysburg, Day Two

When there’s lightning - the History Bomb continues our look into the battle that forever altered the course of American history: The Battle of Gettysburg! A day that had heroes made, legs blown off, the Kanye West of the 1860s, and Crazy Dan Sickles!

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Sources:
Gettysburg. Alexandria, Va.: Time­Life Books ;, 1995.
Stengel, Richard, ed. "With an Abrupt Reveille, The Great Battle Begins." Time, June 29, 2013, 122.
Illustrated Atlas of the Civil War. Alexandria, Va.: Time­Life Books, 1998.
The Civil War. PBS Video, 1990. Film.
Gettysburg. A&E Home Video, 2011. Film.

Intro Music: "Rainbow in the Dark" by Dio

Gettysburg (Battle of)

Map of the Second Day

J.E.B. Stuart

Devil’s Den

Crazy Dan Sickles

Little Round Top

Holman S. Melcher

Patrick O’Rorke

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