Battle of South Mountain

Brian Matthew Jordan talked about the September 1862 Battle of South Mountain, fought during Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s first invasion of the North and in the lead-up… read more

Brian Matthew Jordan talked about the September 1862 Battle of South Mountain, fought during Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s first invasion of the North and in the lead-up to the Battle of Antietam. He described General Lee’s strategic plan, Union General George McClellan’s response, and the fighting at each of the three passes on the mountain. This talk was part of a symposium on “Great Defenses of the Civil War” hosted by the “Emerging Civil War” blog. close

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Battle of South Mountain

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Program ID:
431932-4
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Spotsylvania, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 28, 2017 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Nov 05, 2017 | 10:25am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Oct 28, 2017 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 05, 2017 | 10:25am EST | C-SPAN 3
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