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A savage thunder : Antietam and the bloody road to freedom, Jim Murphy

Label
A savage thunder : Antietam and the bloody road to freedom
Title
A savage thunder
Title remainder
Antietam and the bloody road to freedom
Statement of responsibility
Jim Murphy
Title variation
Antietam and the bloody road to freedom
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In September 1862, two great armies faced each other across Antietam Creek. The outnumbered Confederate forces were led by General Robert E. Lee. The Union army was led by General George B. McClellan. Jim Murphy uses archival photographs, maps, and firsthand accounts to recreate one of America's most important battles
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murphy, Jim
Dewey number
973.7/336
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
LC call number
E474.65
LC item number
.M87 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862
  • Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A savage thunder : Antietam and the bloody road to freedom, Jim Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-98) and index
Contents
Invasion -- Panic -- Onwards -- S.O. 191 -- The gaps -- Retreat -- A great tumbling together -- The sunken road -- Burnside's bridge -- Cemetery Hill -- The smell of death -- Emancipation
Control code
ocn241304363
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 103 p.
Isbn
9780689876332
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008032738
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)241304363
Label
A savage thunder : Antietam and the bloody road to freedom, Jim Murphy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-98) and index
Contents
Invasion -- Panic -- Onwards -- S.O. 191 -- The gaps -- Retreat -- A great tumbling together -- The sunken road -- Burnside's bridge -- Cemetery Hill -- The smell of death -- Emancipation
Control code
ocn241304363
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 103 p.
Isbn
9780689876332
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008032738
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)241304363

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