Re: Who won the battle of Antietam
- --- In TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com, Stephen Recker <recker@...> wrote:
> Just got back from taking a tour of Gettysburg with a licensed guide.
> He was very talented, but I noticed that up there they like to say
> Lee arrived in Pennsylvania with a record of 7-0-1. If Lee can besaid
> to have 'lost' Gettysburg, what makes Sharpsburg a draw?The Union. All the talk about "saving" the AoNV is nice but silly. he
> Gallagher makes a good case for it being a strategic victory for Lee,
> as he left with a lot of supplies and managed to keep the AOP out of
> Virginia for so long. I'd be interested to hear your thoughts. Thanks.
was forced to return to VA and Lincoln was able to issue the EP.
- I am creating a matrix that displays, for each sector of the Maryland
Campaign, which state fought against which state. I have taken a crack
at Crampton's Gap and was wondering if any of you wouldn't mind taking
a look at it to see if I have it right. Thanks.