A Fierce Glory: Antietam—The Desperate Battle that Saved Lincoln and Doomed Slavery
- Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2018
- Time: 12:00 pm
- Location: William G. McGowan Theater, Washington, DC
Author Justin Martin renders the Battle of Antietam in a revealing new way. On September 17, 1862, the United States was on the brink, facing a permanent split into two separate nations. America’s future hung on the outcome of a single battle, but its impact rippled through politics and society, transforming history.
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