Carol Reardon,Tom Vossler's A Field Guide to Antietam: Experiencing the Battlefield PDF

By Carol Reardon,Tom Vossler

The conflict of Antietam happened on September 17, 1862, and nonetheless stands because the bloodiest unmarried day in American army historical past. also, in its aftermath, President Abraham Lincoln issued his well-known Emancipation Proclamation. during this attractive, easy-to-use advisor, Carol Reardon and Tom Vossler enable viewers to appreciate this important Civil struggle conflict in superb element. Abundantly illustrated with maps and ancient and glossy 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 historic context, every one cease within the booklet is established round the following questions:

*What occurred here?
*Who fought here?
*Who commanded here?
*Who fell here?
*Who lived here?
*How did contributors take into account the events?

With obtainable presentation and clean interpretations of basic and secondary proof, this is often a fully crucial consultant to Antietam and its lasting legacy.

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