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Last Saturday, I took part in a Women’s History Month event at the Boonsboro Library.
While my two fellow panelists are real historians—John Banks writes a great Civil War… 470 more words
Wednesday, September 17, 1862. is rightly classed as the bloodiest day in American history. In that 24-hour period, more Americans fell killed, wounded, captured, or missing, than in any like 24-hour period before or since. 159 more words
Outnumbered 2:1? Never Tell Me the Odds! - A Review of Pub Battles: Antietam, Limited "Sharpsburg" Edition 100 from Command Post Games
Last month, I was invited over to my friend Matt’s house to play wargames, as both of our wives were busy at the same activity. Matt plays in our regular group but doesn’t often get into wargames. 2,359 more words
October 23, 1862
…You could scarcely believe the number of wounded that have passed through & remained in Winchester since the Sharpsburg battle. Many, Many sick are dying here, I fear to say how many were buried today. 861 more words
October 10th 1862
My dear Brothers.
I need scarcely tell you with what ardent love and interest our hearts have followed you during all this long period when you have been so constantly exposed to such danger, hardships, and privation. 737 more words