A Field Guide to Antietam: Experiencing the Battlefield by Carol Reardon,Tom Vossler

By Carol Reardon,Tom Vossler

The conflict of Antietam came about on September 17, 1862, and nonetheless stands because the bloodiest unmarried day in American army background. also, in its aftermath, President Abraham Lincoln issued his recognized Emancipation Proclamation. during this enticing, easy-to-use consultant, Carol Reardon and Tom Vossler permit viewers to appreciate this significant Civil conflict conflict in high quality aspect. Abundantly illustrated with maps and ancient and sleek photos, A box advisor to Antietam explores twenty-one websites on and close to the battlefield the place major motion happened. Combining crisp narrative and wealthy ancient context, every one cease within the e-book is based round the following questions:

*What occurred here?
*Who fought here?
*Who commanded here?
*Who fell here?
*Who lived here?
*How did contributors be mindful the events?

With obtainable presentation and clean interpretations of basic and secondary proof, this can be a completely crucial consultant to Antietam and its lasting legacy.

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