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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP07 Jan 2019 12:27 p.m. PST

Great maps here….

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Amicalement
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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian07 Jan 2019 12:34 p.m. PST

Maps are actually from civilwar.org

67thtigers07 Jan 2019 2:33 p.m. PST

If you want to play a nasty trick on your players, use different strengths.

From the 22nd September field return we can calculate Lee had ca. 55,000 effectives on or near the field. Some of those straggled away from their units, as so it wasn't quite that high.

Similarly, the 87,000 claimed for McClellan are his aggregate present when marching out of Washington. We have solid effective strengths for several corps, and they are ca. 63% of the AP, or 55,000.

There you have Antietam as a clash of two equal sized forces. It will be a surprise for the Federal player if he thinks he can steamroller Lee…

Blutarski07 Jan 2019 8:15 p.m. PST

Go here – antietam.aotw.org – Antietam on the Web.

You will spend a week going through this site. I promise.

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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP08 Jan 2019 12:50 p.m. PST

Thanks!

Amicalement
Armand

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP14 Jan 2019 7:38 a.m. PST

Ran Antietam years ago using VnB. It is a set that lets you play large battles to completion in an afternoon.

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