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Although frequently overlooked, the naval battles of the Civil War played a critical role in determining the war's outcome. American and French losses numbered seventy-two killed and fewer than two hundred wounded. Robert Toombs, with two artillery batteries—defended Rohrbach's Bridge, a three-span, 125-foot (38 m) stone structure that was the southernmost crossing of the Antietam. [54] It would become known to history as Burnside's Bridge because of the notoriety of the coming battle.

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Publisher: Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library (December 20, 2005)

ISBN: 1425516246

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