Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland, 1862 (A Civil War Watercolor Map Series) by Earl B. McElfresh

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The reverse side features: Afternoon Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland and represents the southern half of the field. Text: The text includes a monograph describing the Maryland campaign and its Battle of Antietam. Packaged in a reusable sleeve/5(4).

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(36).

‎On Septemin a field near Frederick, Maryland, four Union soldiers hit the jack-pot. There they found, wrapped carelessly around three cigars, a copy of General Robert E. Lee's most recent orders detailing Southern objectives and letting Union officers know that Lee had split his Army i. Concentrating on the days of actual battle--Septem 17, Priest vividly brings to life the fear, the horror, and the profound courage that soldiers displayed, from the first Federal cavalry probe of the Confederate lines to the last skirmish on the streets 1862 book Sharpsburg.

Antietam is not a book about generals and their grand Brand: Savas Publishing. This staff ride guide examines the Maryland Campaign and Battle of Antietam, the bloodiest day in American history.

On 17 Septemberthe Army of the Potomac met the Army of Northern Virginia on the rolling farmlands around Sharpsburg, Maryland. While General Lee sought to bring the war to the North and "liberate" Maryland, General McClellan, having gained important intelligence, would.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Battlefield of Antietam. [Sharpsburg, MD: O.T. Reilly, ] (OCoLC) 1862 book Type: Book: All Authors. The Battle of Antietam has been called the bloodiest single day in American History. By the end of the evening, 17 Septem-beran estimated 4, American soldiers had been killed and o wounded in and around the small farming com-munity of Sharpsburg, Maryland.

Emory Upton, then. Out of Print - Try Used Books. The U.S. Army War College Guide to the Battle of Antietam: The Maryland Campaign of by Jay Luvaas, Harold W. Nelson from South Mountain Pr ISBN: Out of Print - Try Used Books.

A Bridge of No Return: Burnside's Bridge at Antietam, the Thermopylae of the Civil War by Phillip Thomas Tucker. 23, soldiers were killed, wounded or missing after twelve hours of savage combat on Septem The Battle of Antietam ended the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia's first invasion into the North and led Abraham Lincoln to issue the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation.

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The Maps of Antietam: An Atlas of the Antietam (Sharpsburg) Campaign, SeptemberEl Dorado Hills, CA: Savas Beatie LLC, Hoptak, John D.

The Battle of Antietam: Septem Sharpsburg, MD: Western Maryland Interpretive Association. Library of Congress. Time Line of the Civil War, The Army of the Potomac, under the command of Maj.

Gen. George McClellan, mounted a series of powerful assaults against Gen. Robert E. Lee’s forces along Antietam Creek near Sharpsburg, Maryland, on Septem The morning attacks by the Union I and XII Corps on the Confederate left flank, and vicious Confederate counterattacks by Gen.

"Stonewall" Jackson's brigades swept back. Inn at Antietam. East Main Street P.O. Box Sharpsburg, Maryland [email protected] Battle Name: Antietam: Other Names: Sharpsburg: State: Maryland: Location: Washington County: Campaign: Maryland Campaign (September ) Dates: SeptemberThe Battle of Antietam commenced at first light on the 17th.

Because McClellan fed his army corps into the battle piecemeal, the battle developed into three distinct phases. All shared one common characteristic - it was the bloodiest and most shocking battle any of the combatants had yet seen. Battle of Antietam, circa Art by Kurz & Allison, LOC Names: Sharpsburg Location: Town of Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland Campaign: Maryland Campaign (September ) Campaign Dates: SeptemberBattle.

InMcPherson won the Pulitzer Prize for his book Battle Cry of Freedom. The Maryland Campaign of September by Ezra A. Carman. Published inthis book by Union officer Ezra Carman is a retelling of the battle of Antietam based on interviews, letters and documents of the soldiers who fought in the battle.

The Battle of Antietam, also called the Battle of Sharpsburg, occurred on Septemat Antietam Creek near Sharpsburg, Maryland. It pitted. Antietam National Battlefield is a National Park Service-protected area along Antietam Creek in Sharpsburg, Washington County, northwestern commemorates the American Civil War Battle of Antietam that occurred on Septem The area, situated on fields among the Appalachian foothills near the Potomac River, features the battlefield site and visitor center, a.

Last year, the America’s National Parks™ Store at Antietam National Battlefield added four new titles to its popular lineup of books written by the Antietam Battlefield of the Eastern National team at the site, the Antietam Guides are a group of historians who offer interpretive tours of the battlefield and other sites related to the Maryland Campaign of Battle of Antietam, also called Battle of Sharpsburg, (Septem ), 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.

The Union name for the battle is derived from Antietam Creek, which flows south from Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, to the.

Lee had taken up his position on a ridge east of Sharpsburg, Maryland, near to where Antietam Creek flowed on its meandering course to the nearby Potomac. Late in the morn­ing of SeptemMcClellan’s force arrived on the heights of the eastern bank of Antietam.

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 Septembetween Confederate Gen.

Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia and Union Gen. George B. McClellan's Army of the Potomac, near Sharpsburg, Maryland and Antietam on: Washington County, near Sharpsburg. Antietam battlefield Site of one of the bloodiest battles of the American Civil War (–65) at Antietam Creek, near Sharpsburg, Maryland, on Septem There were more casualties that day than on any other day of fighting during the entire war.

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Written by the Chief Historian at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, Antietam Revealed is a chronological survey of the Maryland Campaign and battle of Antietam (Septem ).

The volume contains 1, entries, four maps, 32 photographs, a biliography and. ‎The Battle of Shepherdstown and the End of the Campaign is the third and final volume of Ezra Carman’s magisterial The Maryland Campaign of September As bloody and horrific as the battle of Antietam was, historian Ezra Carman—who penned a 1,page manuscript on the Maryland campaign—did not.

During the late summer ofConfederate forces launched their first invasion of the North. When Union forces met them near Sharpsburg, Maryland, along Antietam Creek, the result was the “bloodiest day” in American military history. Although the Battle of Antietam was a tactical draw, Union Gen.

George McClellan stopped Lee’s invasion. "The Maps of Antietam is an indispensable resource for any serious student of this pivotal battle and of the larger Maryland Campaign of September Here, for the first time, are full-page detailed color maps with matching pages of clear and concise narration of the action.

Joseph K. Mansfield, Brigadier General of the U.S. Army: A Narrative of Events Connected with His Mortal Wounding at Antietam, Sharpsburg, Maryland, Septemby John Mead Gould (Gutenberg ebook) Filed under: Antietam, Battle of, Md., -- Juvenile fiction. Buy Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland, (A Civil War Watercolor Map Series) by McElfresh, Earl B.

online on at best prices. Fast and free shipping free returns cash on delivery available on eligible s: 6. On SeptemThe Battle of Antietam (also known as the bloodiest day of the Civil War,) brought devastation, heartache soldiers left dead, wounded, or missing.

The sense of community shared by the people of Sharpsburg provided the strength to overcome the devastation and to rebuild the town.

The Battle of Antietam has been called the bloodiest single day in American History. By the end of the evening, 17 Septemberan estima Confederate and Union soldiers had been killed or wounded in and around the small farming community of Sharpsburg, Maryland. As America confronts the history and legacy of its Civil War, Preservation Maryland Executive Director Nicholas Redding recently visited the Antietam Battlefield, located in Sharpsburg, Maryland, to chronicle just a few of the site’s untold stories and unique layers of history.

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The Battle of Antietam, Septr. 16thth, In this detail from a printed map, Sneden shows the movement of the Lee's Confederate line at the battle of Antietam. On September 16 the Confederates are shown east of Sharpsburg. Antietam National Battlefield: Fantastic - See 1, traveler reviews, 1, candid photos, and great deals for Sharpsburg, MD, at Tripadvisor.5/5(K).

Antietam National Battlefield, Maryland | The battle of Antietam "*GPO/ Reprint " Title from panel. Includes text, index to tour-route points of interest, 3 ancillary battle maps titled "Touring Antietam Battlefield", and illistrations of military leaders.

Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland, (A Civil War Watercolor Map Series): McElfresh, Earl B.: : BooksReviews: 4. The Battle of Antietam (also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg) was fought on Septem The battle was a decisive engagement in the American Civil War and the bloodiest one-day battle in.

Battle of Antietam. OTHER NAME: Sharpsburg. CAMPAIGN: Maryland Campaign. DATE(S): September PRINCIPAL COMMANDERS: Major General George .All this hung in the balance on September the day of the battle of Antietam. The fighting near Sharpsburg, Maryland, that day would change the course of American history, but in the process, it became the costliest day this nation has ever known, with more t men falling as casualties.5/5.Get directions, reviews and information for Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg, MD.

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