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 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 tremendous aspect. Abundantly illustrated with maps and historic and sleek photos, A box consultant to Antietam explores twenty-one websites on and close to the battlefield the place major motion happened. Combining crisp narrative and wealthy old context, every one cease within the e-book is established round the following questions:

*What occurred here?
*Who fought here?
*Who commanded here?
*Who fell here?
*Who lived here?
*How did contributors have in mind the events?

With available presentation and clean interpretations of fundamental and secondary proof, this is often a completely crucial advisor to Antietam and its lasting legacy.

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