Browsing named entities in Colonel William Preston Johnston, The Life of General Albert Sidney Johnston : His Service in the Armies of the United States, the Republic of Texas, and the Confederate States.. You can also browse the collection for Z. Taylor or search for Z. Taylor in all documents.

Your search returned 7 results in 1 document section:

th of view. books. opinions on the War; of Colonel Rogers; of General Taylor. his view of how the Mexican War should be conducted. letter to Preston, giving his estimate of General Taylor. reserve. gradual isolation in his solitude. almost forgotten. exceptions. illustrationegins to lose hope and health. his fortitude and magnanimity. General Taylor's nomination and election. movements of General Johnston's fricame before General Johnston for decision. When he had gone to General Taylor's assistance in May, he had promised his wife, who strongly oppohnston reviewed the campaign, explaining the reasons that made General Taylor's strategy the best under the circumstances, and confidently predicted his success. He had faith in Taylor's military capacity and soldierly qualities. Though cut off from a participation in the excito rarely indulged in personal criticism that his judgment as to General Taylor will not be found the least interesting part of his letters. H