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Antietam

Antietam

The Bloodiest Day (American History Archives)

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Published by The History Channel Club .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
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Open LibraryOL12280992M
ISBN 101581592213
ISBN 109781581592214
OCLC/WorldCa60662017

The Battle of Antietam was an important battle in the American Civil menards.club is also called the Battle of Sharpsburg by South historians. The battle was fought on September 17, , near Sharpsburg, menards.club was also considered the bloodiest battle in the Civil war. It was the first major battle in the Civil War that took place in the border menards.club: September 17, Hagerstown / Antietam Battlefield KOA is located in Williamsport, Maryland and offers great camping sites! Click here to find out more information or to book a reservation. The Battle of Antietam was fought on September 17, between the Union and the Confederacy during the Civil War. It took place near Sharpsburg, menards.club Southern forces were led by General Robert E. Lee and the Northern forces were led by General George B. McClellan. Sep 12,  · In the book, Stotelmyer argues against the popular theory that McClellan was an incompetent commander during the Maryland Campaign. The Pry House was McClellan’s headquarters during the Battle.

Filed under: Antietam, Battle of, Md., Antietam and the Maryland and Virginia campaigns of ; from the government records--union and confederate--mostly unknown and which have now first disclosed the truth, (New York, Neale, ), by Isaac W Heysinger (page images at HathiTrust) Views of historic Antietam.


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Jul 17,  · To Antietam Creek: The Maryland Campaign of September is a superb retelling of this pivotal slice of time between the ending John Pope's disastrous summer campaign in Northern Virginia and the eve of the bloodiest day in American history, the battle of Antietam on September 16th, This is a tremendous book/5(29).

The Army of the Potomac, under the command of Maj. Gen. George McClellan, mounted a series of powerful assaults against General Robert E. Lee’s forces along Antietam Creek near Sharpsburg, Maryland, on September 17th, The morning attacks by the Union First and Twelfth Corps on the Confederate left flank, and vicious Confederate counterattacks by Gen.

"Stonewall" Jackson's. Dec 10,  · The Battle of Antietam, also called the Battle of Sharpsburg, occurred on September 17,at Antietam Creek near Sharpsburg, Maryland. It pitted. Shows. This Day In History.

Schedule. Sep 17,  · Guide to the Battle of Antietam. Edited by Jay Luvaas and Harold W. Nelson. Buy the book. Luvaas and Nelson are responsible for an entire series of U.S. Army War College guides to Civil War battlefields. This book is indispensable for the battlefield tramper who wants to understand the strategy and tactics of a given battle.

Jul 01,  · I enjoyed this author's other book, Before Antietam: The Battle of South Mountain, so much that I had to read this book as well and I was not disappointed.I found it hard to compare this book with Stephen Sear's book Landscape turned Red as I enjoyed that book just as much if not more.

The two authors present this battle in their own way and I would not say one book was better than the other /5. The third volume in the Civil War Battle Series of novels spanning the war, Antietam brings the war to within view of the Brannon family farm in Culpeper County, Virginia.

When the Federals intercept the Rebels near Antietam Creek, two of the Brannon brothers are /5. Antietam staff ride and valuable reading for those interested in the Civil War and in the history of the military art. Washington, D.C. JOHN S. BROWN 15 September Brigadier General, USA (Ret.) Chief of Military History.

iv The AuThor Ted Ballard was a historian with the U.S. Army Center of. Antietam Book, The Monuments. likes. This book will tell the story of the Battle of Antietam through the monuments, including a chapter on South Mountain & Monocacy.

The book will be in the Followers: The Battle of Antietam / æ n ˈ t iː t əm /, also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg, particularly in the Southern United States, was a battle of the American Civil War, fought on September 17,between Confederate General Robert E.

Lee's Army of Northern Virginia and Union General George B. McClellan's Army of the Potomac, near Sharpsburg, Maryland and Antietam menards.clubon: Washington County, near Sharpsburg.

Apr 20,  · Top 5 Civil War Books on the Battle of Antietam and the Maryland Campaign of 1. Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam. By Stephen W. Sears. Buy the book. This is the most popular standard account of the Maryland Campaign of and the Antietam book of Antietam.

The park store is operated by Eastern National, nonprofit cooperating association for Antietam National Battlefield. Here you can find publications, maps, multi-media and theme-related merchandise, please call them with any questions at () Battle of Antietam, also called Battle of Sharpsburg, (September 17, ), in the American Civil War (–65), a decisive engagement that halted the Confederate invasion of Maryland, an advance that was regarded as one of the greatest Confederate threats to Washington, D.C.

Sep 08,  · Published inthis book Carol Reardon and Tom Vossler is a guidebook for the Antietam battlefield. The book explores 21 sites on the battlefield where major military actions occurred in order to help readers better understand what exactly happened during the battle.

Oct 27,  · I personally liked this one The Gleam of Bayonets: Battle of Antietam and Robert E. Lee's Maryland Campaign, September by James V. Murfin. Antietam: The Soldiers Battle by John Michael Priest is one amazing book and one of the best books on Antietam as is To Antietam Creek: The Maryland Campaign of September by D.

Scott Hartwig. The list of books related to the Maryland Campaign of September is constantly growing. Check out the latest reading list as suggested by Antietam Battlefield Guides. Antietam Reading List. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Battle of Antietam from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more.

Home» Browse» History» Military History» Wars, Battles, and Military Interventions» U.S. Civil War» Battle of Antietam. Here, in this essay by Bruce Catton, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, is the story of Antietam, the first, major Civil-War battle fought on Northern soil and the bloodiest single-day clash in American menards.club: New Word City, Inc.

Antietam Lookout is a fully furnished cottage with a convenient back deck that provides an outstanding panoramic view of Antietam Battlefield.

Looking beyond the pastoral battlefield provides one a spectacular mile view extending to the mountains of Western Maryland. Antietam Battlefield Guide Tour Programs & Rates Highlight Tour (2 hours): This tour is designed for those with young children or people on a tight schedule, and will cover the Cornfield, Sunken Road and Burnside Bridge overlook.

people: $ per 2 hours people: $ per 2 hours 30+ people: $ per 2 hours. USS Antietam (CV/CVA/CVS) was one of 24 Essex-class aircraft carriers built during and shortly after World War II for the United States Navy.

The ship was the second US Navy ship to bear the name, and was named for the American Civil War Battle of Antietam (Maryland).Aircraft carried: As built: 90– aircraft. USS ANTIETAM (CG 54). K likes.

Welcome to the official page of USS ANTIETAM (CG 54). This site is administered by the Command to provide information and news from the ship. Command Contact Followers: K. Aug 18,  · For those who enjoyed Scott Hartwig's To Antietam Creek: The Maryland Campaign of September (JHUP, ) and are wondering how the second volume is shaping up, a helpful reader directed me to the author's Facebook page, where periodic progress reports menards.club last one from early June noted that the writing of the book's Sunken Road section (three chapters at over.

The Battle of Antietam was a turning point in the Civil War. In the span of several hours, there would be more loss of American life than in any other battle before or since, leaving one in four of the soldiers who took part either dead or wounded by the end of the day. What led to such a disastrous conclusion.

Civil War Trust: Antietam in 3-D. Has this been done before. Bob Zeller: No one until now has ever published a book exclusively devoted to the stereoscopic photography at menards.club of the 44 pages in the book are devoted to Alexander Gardner’s 3-D photos of Antietam, including his history-making first images of American dead on a field of war.

This book is by and of the soldiers and civilians who experienced the Antietam campaign. Through their words and images you can relive the emotions, the terrifying rush of events, the horrors-even the human comedy-of one of the Civil War's major campaigns.5/5(2).

May 21,  · But in Antietam: The Soldiers' Battle, historian John Michael Priest tells this brutal tale of slaughter from an entirely new point of view: that of the common enlisted man.

Concentrating on the days of actual battle--September 16, 17, and 18, Priest vividly brings to life the fear, the horror, and the profound courage that soldiers 4/5(1). Sep 01,  · The Antietam battlefield guide is the second of many Civil War guidebooks and continued setting the standard started in the Gettysburg guide.

The book covers the bloodiest single day battle of the American Civil War and a Battlefield Park that has suffered very little from commercialization/5(5). Sep 17,  · The series is not at all intended to be a "best" book list but rather a reasonably broad representation of the available literature of a given topic (as much as you can do in only 5 books!).

For this reason, it will tend to avoid big subjects with massive coverage in the literature. I only did the Battle of Antietam because of the anniv.

When the last cannon fell silent and the Antietam Creek no longer ran red with Union and Confederate blood, twice as many Americans had been killed in just one day as lost their lives in the War ofthe Mexican War, and the Spanish-American war combined.

This is a book about battle, but more particularly, about the human dimension in battle.5/5(2). How to Use this Map-Guide This guide depicts a mile historic and scenic driving tour that follows the route taken during Robert E.

Lee’s September Maryland Campaign. Information contained here and along the Trail tells stories that have been hidden deep within the landscape for years.

Follow the bugle trailblazer signs to waysides. Crucial political, diplomatic, and military issues were at stake as Robert E.

Lee and George B. McClellan maneuvered and fought in the western part of the state. The climactic clash came on September 17 at the battle of Antietam, where more than 23, men fell in the single bloodiest day of the war.

Antietam is the third book of eight spanning the Civil War and describing its effect on one southern family. The Brannon brothers answer the call to arms at different times, and the family finds itself struggling with dilemmas it never had considered.

Antietam Library and Research Center. The park library maintains a collection of books and manuscripts relevant to the study of the Battle of Antietam, development Antietam National Cemetery and the National Park.

Library holdings include books, bound volumes, vertical files, manuscripts, limited photographs, maps, and microfilm.

USS ANTIETAM is the eighth ship in the TICONDEROGA - class of guided missile cruisers and the third ship in the Navy to bear the name. On January 3,the ANTIETAM left her homeport of San Diego, Calif., for Yokosuka, Japan, to relieve her sistership COWPENS (CG 63).

During the hull swap, the crew of the COWPENS took over the ANTIETAM and the ANTIETAM crew sailed the COWPENS back to. Antietam (Book): This book is by and of the soldiers and civilians who experienced the Antietam campaign. Through their words and images you can relive the emotions, the terrifying rush of events, the horrors-even the human comedy-of one of the Civil War's major campaigns.

You hold in your hands an album of personal recollections from letters, diaries, photographs, sketches, and artifacts. Feb 05,  · I am looking for recommendations for a good book on Antietam.

Years ago I read Sear's Landscape Turned Red and it was quite good but having recently revisited the battlefield I want something more. By a "good book" I mean readable and enjoyable, not something that reads like a.

Sep 13,  · From Now to Then: Whispers of Antietam from Baltimore Sun on Vimeo. I became interested in the Civil War after watching the Ken Burns PBS series and visiting Antietam National Battlefield while on assignment for The Sun. So when the opportunity presented itself to visit several iconic locations made famous by the work of Civil War photographer Alexander Gardner, I came up.

Things to do near Antietam National Battlefield on Tripadvisor: See reviews and 1, candid photos of things to do near Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg, Maryland. The Battle of Antietam, fought on September 17,was the bloodiest single day in American history, with more than 6, soldiers killed--four times the number lost on D-Day, and twice the number killed in the September 11th terrorist attacks.

In Crossroads of Freedom, America's most eminent Civil War historian, James M. McPherson, paints a masterful account of this pivotal battle, the /5(4). Sep 17,  · "Crossroads of Freedom: Antietam " by James M.

McPherson The great historian James McPherson presents his account of Antietam, the Author: Katharine Whittemore.STUDENTS ACADEMICS & PROGRAMS (Core) English/Language Arts Fine and Performing Arts History and Social Sciences Mathmatics Science and Family Life World Languages ACADEMIC PROGRAMS (OTHER) CTE Programs Driver Education Gifted Education JROTC Nursing Program Physical Education & Health Special Education Specialty Programs Virtual High School.Jan 24,  · Antietam is remembered as the bloodiest day in American military history.

Union casualties numbered 12, men, and Confederates casualties amounted to 10, For these reasons, the book is a.