The Civil War (1861-1865): A History Podcast

In which we look at Round 1 in the fight for the Sunken Road, aka Bloody Lane, at the Battle of Antietam on September 17, 1862.

Direct download: CivilWar196.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 6:31pm MDT

In which we look at the final major combat on the northern part of the battlefield, as Greene's Federals gain a foothold in the West Woods near the Dunker Church.  Next week, the action shifts to the Sunken Road.

Direct download: CivilWar195.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 7:47pm MDT

In which we look at the ill-fated attack into the West Woods by John Sedgwick's division of Sumner's Second Corps at the Battle of Antietam on September 17, 1862.

Direct download: CivilWar194.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 6:36pm MDT

In which we look at the attack by Joseph Mansfield's Twelfth Corps against the north end of the Confederate line on the morning of Wednesday, September 17, 1862 at the Battle of Antietam.

Direct download: CivilWar193.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 4:07pm MDT

In which we continue our discussion of the attack by Hooker's First Corps at the Battle of Antietam on the morning of September 17, 1862.

Direct download: CivilWar192.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 7:08pm MDT

In which we look at the start of the action at the Battle of Antietam on the morning of Wednesday, September 17, 1862.

Direct download: CivilWar191.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 6:54pm MDT

In which we take a closer look at the action late on Tuesday, September 16, 1862- on the eve if the great battle.

Direct download: CivilWar190.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 6:19pm MDT

In which we finish setting the stage for the Battle of Antietam, as we take the story right up to the eve of the battle.

Direct download: CivilWar189.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 6:16pm MDT

In which we continue to set the stage for the Battle of Antietam, which took place on September 17, 1862.

Direct download: CivilWar188.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 7:54pm MDT

In which we continue to set the stage for the Battle of Antietam, which took place on September 17, 1862.

Direct download: CivilWar187.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 7:22pm MDT