Antietam 1862 Gateway to emancipation / T. Stephen Whitman

Author(s): Whitman, T. Stephen, 1950-
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Subjects: Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862
Maryland Campaign, 1862
Slaves--Emancipation--United States
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Views on slavery
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, c2012
Series: Battles and leaders of the American Civil War : gateway to emancipation
Battles and leaders of the American Civil War : gateway to emancipation
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: x, 187 p., [13] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2012008769
ISBN: 9780313397332 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0313397333 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780313397349 (ebook)
ISBN: 0313397341 (ebook)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-179) 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
OCLC Number: 768800301
ISBN/ISSN: 9780313397332