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Author Whitman, T. Stephen, 1950-
Title Antietam 1862 Gateway to emancipation / T. Stephen Whitman.
Published Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, c2012.
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 Floor2  E474.65 .W55 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description x, 187 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Series Battles and leaders of the American Civil War.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [73]-79) and index.
Contents Lincoln, war, and emancipation : from Ft. Sumter to the Peninsular Campaign -- McClellan on the Peninsula -- Waiting for the moment : Lincoln and emancipation in the summer of 1862 -- Europe ponders Confederate recognition -- Lee crosses the Potomac : the Maryland campaign begins -- McClellan and Lee at Antietam, September 15 to 21 -- Lincoln emancipates and voters react -- Europe reacts to Antietam and emancipation -- From Antietam to Gettysburg : Lincoln defends emancipation.
Subject Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862.
Maryland Campaign, 1862.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.
Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Views on slavery.
ISBN 9780313397332 (alk. paper)
0313397333 (alk. paper)
9780313397349 (ebook)
0313397341 (ebook)
OCLC number 768800301