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Do you think Lincoln was right to relieve McClellan of his command after the Battle of Antietam?

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    I think Lincoln was probably right. As commander-in-chief, Lincoln's responsibility was to win the war with as few casualties as possible. What do you think?

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_B._McClellan

    http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/treasures/trm061.html

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    i thought so to, but i had second guesses.

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    Obviously this was a controversial question.

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    How would you describe George McClellan as a battlefield commander?

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    Please read the two sites I posted above.

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