History Channel 10 days: Antietam
OK so the boys are marching and dying in Miller's Corn Field.....
Isn't this supposed to be in a CHECKERBOARD planting pattern.....not in rows???
So why are all of the pictures of reenactors, and the expert's commentaries.....depicting combat in corn rows??
RJ Samp (who has hand planted corn in rows, checkerboards, and hills.....and used dead fish and beached lake weed for fertilizer)
Horniste! Blas das Signal zum Angriffe!
"But in the end, it's the history, stupid. If you can't document it, forget about it. And no amount of 'tomfoolery' can explain away conduct that in the end makes history (and living historians) look stupid and wrong. "