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The Resource Crossroads of freedom : Antietam, James M. McPherson

Crossroads of freedom : Antietam, James M. McPherson

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Crossroads of freedom : Antietam
Title
Crossroads of freedom
Title remainder
Antietam
Statement of responsibility
James M. McPherson
Title variation
Antietam
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this book, prize winning author James M. McPherson tells the story of the battle of Antietam - the turning point of the whole Civil War, and the bloodiest day in American history. In a concise narrative, McPherson takes readers through the events leading up to Antietam, and through the savage fighting of the battle itself. The final chapters will discuss the aftermath of the battle and why it truly was a pivotal moment in American history
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Summary
Provides a detailed examination of the furious twenty-four-hour battle that had reverberations far away from the battlefield, changing the outcome of the Civil War
Tone
Writing style
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163973
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/336
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E474.65
LC item number
.M48 2002c
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Series statement
Pivotal moments in American history
Target audience
adult
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Antietam
Label
Crossroads of freedom : Antietam, James M. McPherson
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-190) and index
Contents
Introduction: death in September -- The pendulum of war, 1861-1862 -- Taking off the kid gloves, June-July 1862 -- "The federals got a very complete smashing", August-September 1862 -- Showdown at Sharpsburg -- The beginning of the end
Control code
4996684
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 203 p.
Isbn
9780195135213
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2002025252
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm49355607
  • (OCoLC)49355607
Label
Crossroads of freedom : Antietam, James M. McPherson
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-190) and index
Contents
Introduction: death in September -- The pendulum of war, 1861-1862 -- Taking off the kid gloves, June-July 1862 -- "The federals got a very complete smashing", August-September 1862 -- Showdown at Sharpsburg -- The beginning of the end
Control code
4996684
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 203 p.
Isbn
9780195135213
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2002025252
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm49355607
  • (OCoLC)49355607

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