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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 background. 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 permit viewers to appreciate this significant Civil conflict conflict in tremendous element. Abundantly illustrated with maps and old and glossy images, 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 historic context, each one cease within the booklet is dependent round the following questions:

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

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

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