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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.) 39 3 Browse Search
Emil Schalk, A. O., The Art of War written expressly for and dedicated to the U.S. Volunteer Army. 36 2 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. 12 0 Browse Search
The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure) 7 1 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: September 19, 1864., [Electronic resource] 7 3 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: June 18, 1864., [Electronic resource] 5 1 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: February 15, 1864., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: October 5, 1864., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 6. (ed. Frank Moore) 4 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 19. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 4 0 Browse Search
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believe it to be much under the truth. About half-past 11 the battle commenced by an attack on the Chateau Hougomont, made by several French divisions; at one Marshal Ney, who commanded the grand attack on the centre, sent word to the Emperor that he was ready to begin, and only waited for the signal. Before he gave it Napoleon ese 14,000 men did not attack Wellington at all, being entirely occupied by the Prussians all day. The worst of it was, that Lobau's troops were designed to support Ney, in his attack upon the centre of the Anglo-Dutch army, and when Ney commenced the attack, he found himself deprived of them. The battle with Bulow was at right anNey commenced the attack, he found himself deprived of them. The battle with Bulow was at right angles to the battle with Wellington, on the right flank of the French army. Napoleon was facing North, Lobau was facing East. The English lay much stress upon the late hour when the Prussians commenced fighting. That seems to us a matter of small moment. They came up time enough to take 14,000 men off their hands, and 14,000 men