Antietam: the photographic legacy of America's bloodiest day

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Scribner, 1978 - History - 304 pages
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During the battle that left twenty-six thousand Civil War soldiers dead or wounded, two photographers recorded the grim battlefield scenes, a study of war's carnage that horrified the American public

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interesting picture. includes modern views as well. Read full review

Review: Antietam: A Photographic Legacy of America's Bloodiest Day

User Review  - Linda - Goodreads

Heartbreaking in its starkness and immediacy, this is a collection of photographs that changed American conceptions of war by bringing death and destruction into their homes. Even after more than a century of war images, these photos retain their power. Read full review

Contents

Acknowledgments
9
PART ONETHE QUEST FOR REALITY
13
Bringing the War Home
14
Copyright

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About the author (1978)

Frassanito was educated at Gettysburg College & received his master's degree in American cultural history from the Cooperstown Graduate Program. He served in the U.S. Army in both Germany & Vietnam.

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