Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address is familiar to all Americans. But never has his most famous speech--his 271 indelible words--been presented in such a visual and accessible format. Graphic artist and Civil War aficionado C. M. Butzer deftly uses a detailed, comic-book style to depict the Battle of Gettysburg; the national movement to create a memorial there; and the quiet day in 1863 when Lincoln delivered his galvanizing speech. Butzer uses only primary sources for the text, drawing from first-person letters and ...

Gettysburg: The Graphic Novel 2009, HarperCollins Publishers, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780061561757

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Gettysburg: The Graphic Novel 2008, Bowen Press HR, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780061561764