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DukeHokie July 3rd, 2013 1:11am

Today is July 2, 1863. Today it is estimated that there were 20,000 casualties at the Battle of Gettysburg. Was "the cause" worth the cost?

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moonshot More often I know nothing
07/02/13 8:13 pm

What do you mean by "the cause"? Do you mean from the southern or the northern point of view?

Nukimo NC Dreaming of Far Away
07/03/13 5:16 am

I came to ask that very same question! You're too fast!
Is "the cause" is something we should or might recognize as pertaining to one side or another? -or- Is it to be assumed, "the cause" automatically pertains to the "winning" side ie the North

badattitude no place like home
07/02/13 7:15 pm

20,000 lost. That's in fathomable. Non of us can imagine a battle of that size. What brave souls.

Nukimo NC Dreaming of Far Away
07/03/13 5:08 am

Yo! UNfathomable one word. Incapable of being understood.

Nukimo NC Dreaming of Far Away
07/03/13 5:20 am

Yo to me! In fathomable is also correct! I've never used or heard it that way! Spell-Check, who knew? I sit corrected.