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Burnside"s Bridge Antietam (Battleground America Series) (Battleground America) by John Cannan

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Published by Da Capo .
Written in English


  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Military - United States,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History / Military / United States,
  • History-United States - Civil War,
  • Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862,
  • Antietam National Battlefield,
  • Antietam National Battlefield (Md.)

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8781633M
ISBN 101580970354
ISBN 109781580970358

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  Ambrose Burnside () was a U.S. military officer, railroad executive and politician best known for serving as a Union general during the Civil War (). Burnside . The Burnside Bridge is a built bascule bridge that spans the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon, United States, carrying Burnside is the second bridge at the same site to carry that name. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in November Crosses: Willamette River. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, First edition, first printing. Signed by Carlos Bulosan, warmly inscribed on front free endpaper to poet Dion O'Donnol who wrote the foreword to the book Chorus for America in which Bulosan appeared (the very first Filipino poetry anthology published in America.), "With. American Battlefield Trust’s map of the Battle of Antietam - Burnside’s Bridge. When Walker’s division was moved north to bolster the Confederate defense of the West Woods, only five small brigades under Gen. David R. Jones were left to cover Lee’s right position was good, facing open, rolling ground, that was difficult to attack across.

Battle of Antietam: Controversial Crossing on Burnside’s Bridge In Bruce Catton indicated in his book Mr. Lincoln’s Army that Major General Ambrose Burnside deserved much of the blame for the incomplete Union victory at the Battle of : Historynet Staff. ""Burnside's Bridge highlights a significant but neglected aspect of Antietam that still ranks as the bloodiest day in American history. The author's scholarship is sound, his grasp of tactics sure, and his writing vivid, making Burnside's Bridge both a good read and good history."/5(19). We recommend booking Burnside Bridge tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 4 Burnside Bridge tours on Tripadvisor/5(53). The Burnside Bridge, built in , is located on one of the longest and busiest streets in the Portland area. The five-lane Burnside is a direct connection between downtown Portland, Beaverton to the west and Gresham to the east. Ab vehicles a day use it, along with about 2, pedestrians and 4, bicyclists each day.