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Winning the Battle for Sales: Lessons on Closing Every Deal from the World’s Greatest Military Victories by John Golden

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11PICKETT’S CHARGE—BATTLE OF GETTYSBURGU.S. CIVIL WAR (1863)

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Well, it is all over now. The battle is lost, and many of us are prisoners,many are dead, many wounded, bleeding and dying. Your Soldier lives andmourns and but for you, my darling, he would rather,a million times rather, be back there with his dead, to sleep for all time in an unknown grave.—MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE PICKETT, CONFEDERATE STATESOF AMERICA, TO HIS FIANCÉE, JULY 4, 1863

 

Pickett’s Charge was an infantry assault ordered by Confederate General Robert E. Lee against the center of the Union line on Cemetery Ridge on the last day of the Battle ...

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