Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Grant” in chapter 41 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

...the Army or Navy, would be continually inviting attacks from the enemy, which would tend to divert the attention of the Army from its main object — the capture of Richmond. It was evidently General Grant 's design to avoid any great military movement until he heard of Sherman's arrival near the Southern coast. Although Grant had no faith in Butler's project to open the way to Richmond by Dutch Gap, ...

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