Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Gen. McClellan” in chapter 17, page 89 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 5.:
The enemy would have become the assailing party, our whole army would be put upon the defensive, and perhaps would be obliged to sacrifice its entire equipment and retreat precipitately.
Gen. McClellan remarked: It is the only smart thing that Joe Johnston has yet attempted.
It was very smart.
You will observe moreover, that our right flank was utterly unable to assist the left, the overflowed...
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