- a town in NW Maryland: nearby is the site of the Civil War battle of Antietam 1862.
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Examples from the Web for sharpsburg
We passed through the village of Sharpsburg—what there was left of it.War from the Inside
Frederick L. (Frederick Lyman) Hitchcock
The battle of Sharpsburg was a triumph neither for blue nor grey, for North nor South.
"Sharpsburg," said the infantry of the Army of Northern Virginia.
They fought for hate at Sharpsburg, as they fought for love.
On the knoll by Sharpsburg Lee and Jackson stood and looked toward the right.