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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
Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register 4 0 Browse Search
Fitzhugh Lee, General Lee 4 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 6. (ed. Frank Moore) 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: February 15, 1864., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
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Emil Schalk, A. O., The Art of War written expressly for and dedicated to the U.S. Volunteer Army., Example of a battle of the offensive defense: battle of Austerlitz, December 2, 1805. (search)
y, 65,000 men, attacked the army of Blucher. Ney, having advanced very late, found the forces ate-field. Double mistakes were made this day. Ney, at Quatre-Bras, was already in the rear of Bluf communication; this order was not received by Ney, but by the general commanding the greater part but lost his way, and was called back again by Ney. Those divisions, composing the 6th army cor English brigade of Hackett. In the mean time, Ney has arranged the right wing of the French; eighies against the castle, which began to burn. Ney, after the repulse of his first attack — which,orps breaking their lines. Since two o'clock Ney had been deprived of his 3000 horse commanded ba part of the French army. In the mean time, Ney had redoubled his efforts; Haye Sainte, Papelotf Prussian troops. To aid his further attacks, Ney orders the advance of the cavalry of General Gud the attack on the left side of the main road; Ney and Reille were to assemble whatever men they c[4 more...]
of the corps designated in the plan was of three divisions, and in the manoeuvres at Ulm that of Ney was of five. In these marches the force of each army corps, and the distance between them, are s occupied the following positions:-- General Angereau at Kahla, 10 miles from Jena, and 7 from Ney, who was at Rohda, 9 miles from Jena; Lannes at Jena; the Guard followed Lannes; Soult on a paralower towns on the Danube. The arrangement of the columns is similar to that on a flank march. Ney formed the flank guard, and Soult the advanced guard; the different corps were from 5 to 10 mileson is always such that, wherever he attacks, he is outflanked. If he directs his efforts against Ney, who forms the pivot in the manoeuvre, he is outflanked by Soult; and if he attacks the latter, NNey and Davoust are on his flanks. The result of this manoeuvre — which was, however, excellently favored by Mack's own incapacity — was the complete destruction of the Austrian army under his comm