By Ted Alexander,Jeffry D. Wert

The heavy fog that shrouded Antietam Creek at the morning of September 17, 1862, used to be disturbed by means of the increase of Federal artillery fireplace. The carnage and chaos all started within the East Woods and Cornfield and endured inexorably on as McClellan�s and Lee�s troops collided on the West Woods, Bloody Lane and Burnside Bridge. even though outnumbered, the Rebels nonetheless controlled to carry their flooring till dusk. leader historian of the Antietam nationwide Battlefield, Ted Alexander renders a clean and gripping portrayal of the conflict, its aftermath, the impression at the civilians of Sharpsburg and the efforts to maintain the hallowed spot. Maps by means of grasp cartographer Steven Stanley upload additional intensity to Alexander�s account of the conflict of Antietam.

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