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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 well-known Emancipation Proclamation. during this enticing, easy-to-use consultant, Carol Reardon and Tom Vossler enable viewers to appreciate this significant Civil warfare conflict in tremendous aspect. Abundantly illustrated with maps and ancient and smooth 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 ancient context, every one cease within the ebook is established round the following questions:

*What occurred here?
*Who fought here?
*Who commanded here?
*Who fell here?
*Who lived here?
*How did individuals take note the events?

With obtainable presentation and clean interpretations of fundamental and secondary facts, this is often a fully crucial advisor to Antietam and its lasting legacy.

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