By William C Davis; William Marvel
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The conflict of Antietam on September 17, 1862 was once the 1st significant Civil conflict engagement on Northern soil, and it is still the bloodiest single-day conflict in American historical past. Of the 90,000 troops that fought, over 23,000 have been killed or wounded. Antietam additionally marked an important turning element: common Lee's daring invasion of the North used to be halted, and the Union's luck, although no longer exploited, gave President Lincoln the victory he had to make his Emancipation Proclamation.
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Ever again would state or section few others were imprisoned for a time, but their schoolrooms, and their clerks' desks, by 1867 all were released, and many even- the men of NOith and South pondered tually recovered their citizenship and even what it had alJ been about and what they came at such a terrible price. Would not held public office once more. Only one had accomplished. Two questions they set- slavery have come to a natural end in a few Confederate lost his life to justice after the tled irrevocably for alJ time.
On May 4 the last remaining reconciliation with- Rebel army east of the Mississippi surren- out reprisal. Andrew dered to General E. R. S. Canby at Johnson succeeded Citronelle, Alabama. Three weeks later Lincoln in the White House Kirby Smith's representatives met with and bravely tried to carry out Canby's officers in New Orleans and Lincoln's moderate policy, but he would MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM T. SHERMAN agreed on the surrender of the Trans- come increasingly into conflict with the Mississippi army.
A concise history of the Civil War by William C Davis; William Marvel