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Baron de Jomini, Summary of the Art of War, or a New Analytical Compend of the Principle Combinations of Strategy, of Grand Tactics and of Military Policy. (ed. Major O. F. Winship , Assistant Adjutant General , U. S. A., Lieut. E. E. McLean , 1st Infantry, U. S. A.) 22 0 Browse Search
Emil Schalk, A. O., The Art of War written expressly for and dedicated to the U.S. Volunteer Army. 17 1 Browse Search
H. Wager Halleck , A. M. , Lieut. of Engineers, U. S. Army ., Elements of Military Art and Science; or, Course of Instruction in Strategy, Fortification, Tactis of Battles &c., Embracing the Duties of Staff, Infantry, Cavalry, Artillery and Engineers. Adapted to the Use of Volunteers and Militia. 14 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: June 7, 1864., [Electronic resource] 14 0 Browse Search
General Joseph E. Johnston, Narrative of Military Operations During the Civil War 6 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: October 7, 1861., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: June 13, 1864., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 8. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 2 0 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: October 9, 1861., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
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ights, which lay directly across the line of the invader's march. Massena, by inclining to his right, might have passed entirely around thiseries of causes that led to the disastrous issue of the campaign. Massena entered upon this campaign with a high reputation. He had saved t might have reached without bloodshed. Here we see the blunder of Massena, and the very manœuvre by which he hoped to retrieve it, repeated on an enormously extended scale. Massena had but one path by which he could have avoided bloodshed. Grant had three. Massena fought but onMassena fought but one unsuccessful battle; Grant has fought eight or ten. Massena's unnecessary battle cost him at most eight or ten thousand men. Grant's cost him, at the lowest estimate, 75,000 men. If Massena blundered greatly, Grant has blundered enormously.--He has thus far shown the qualities ont attack. Yet the very same manœuvre destroyed the reputation of Massena with all military men. Massena's worst blunder is, it seems, Grant