The Longest Nights: General John Imboden and the Confederate Retreat From Gettysburg by Heather Michon
Approx. 5,690 words.
Published on June 21, 2010.
A short account of the Confederate retreat after the Battle of Gettysburg in July 1863. Under the command of Virginia General John D. Imboden, a 20-mile long wagon train of the wounded were sent south into Maryland and Virginia, only to meet the enemy again Williamsport, Maryland.