Discuss the importance of honor to the confederates
The author, Michael Shaara, writes that in the Confederacy camp “there is nothing more important than honor”. In a conversation with Freemantle, General Longstreet said, “Honor without intelligence is a disaster. Honor could lose the war”. Discuss the importance of honor to the Confederates and its impact on Confederate soldiers such as generals Richard Garnett and Robert E. Lee – especially at Gettysburg.