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Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 218 12 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 170 2 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 120 0 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume II. 115 1 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 110 0 Browse Search
Col. John M. Harrell, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 10.2, Arkansas (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 108 12 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 9. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 106 10 Browse Search
Edward Alfred Pollard, The lost cause; a new Southern history of the War of the Confederates ... Drawn from official sources and approved by the most distinguished Confederate leaders. 81 5 Browse Search
Robert Lewis Dabney, Life and Commands of Lieutenand- General Thomas J. Jackson 65 1 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 5. (ed. Frank Moore) 53 3 Browse Search
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ain had been captured, and Lieutenant-Colonel Drake, of the Seventy-seventh Ohio, who was in command, was mortally wounded. Deserters, prisoners, spies, and scouts, who came or were brought in, gave information that rendered it certain that Kirby Smith, in person, with reinforcements of eight thousand infantry, had joined Price and were advancing. Taking all these things into consideration, the scarcity of forage, the difficulty of keeping open a line for supplies, and that the rebels couldes of artillery and other material of war. After the defeat of the rebels, as the roads and weather prevented marching, General Steele decided to send General Carr to Little Rock to watch Fagan, as he felt confident of again whipping Price and Smith, should they conclude to attack again. As the rebels did not come to time, the army took up its line of march, and while we are writing is marching through the city with the guns and trophies captured from the enemy. Such is an outline of t
and under the immediate command of Brigadier-General Kirby Smith. Here our transports were orderhe Nineteenth army corps. The rebels under Kirby Smith attacked our whole front in great force, anSixteenth army corps, under the command of General Smith. The Nineteenth corps is composed mainly General Banks. The divisions commanded by General Smith were recently in Grant's army, and in the was left at Alexandria to hold the post. General Smith's force consisted of two divisions. Generhis army; behind him, the remainder, under General Smith, and composed of many of the bravest veterw met in strong force, under command of General Kirby Smith. That Generals Dick Taylor, Mouton, Gre up, and then open the battle himself; but Kirby Smith, knowing his own superiority in numbers, beral Emory's division. Five hundred men in General Smith's Sixteenth army corps. Four hundred men ig, one of the captured rebels, reports that Kirby Smith commanded the rebel forces in person, numbe[6 more...]