Mr Lincoln's Army Author:Bruce Catton "If I cannot whip Bobby Lee I will be willing to go home" — That's what General George B. McClellan told one of his brigade commanders. Two of his soldirs had just found Lee's complete plan of attack in a discarded envelope. — "There it was, all spelled out , and McClellan had it right on his desk. He was the beneficiary of the greatest security l... more »eak in American military history- th only one that ever finally affected the outcome of a great war."
But how it afected the outcome at the bloody Antietam was something else again-as McClellan soon found out.« less