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General Joseph E. Johnston, Narrative of Military Operations During the Civil War 166 56 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 114 4 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore) 98 10 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. 91 9 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 78 2 Browse Search
William Boynton, Sherman's Historical Raid 77 7 Browse Search
Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 3 58 0 Browse Search
Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 2 58 0 Browse Search
Colonel Charles E. Hooker, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 12.2, Mississippi (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 45 7 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 9. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 40 6 Browse Search
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John M. Schofield, Forty-six years in the Army, Chapter IX (search)
circumstances. So we started early in the morning to execute Sherman's orders—thoroughly to destroy the railroad, and close down on Thomas toward Jonesboroa. That morning, as Sherman says (Vol. II, page 107), Howard found an intrenched foe (Hardee's corps) covering Jonesboroa, and orders were sent to Generals Thomas and Schofield to turn straight for Jonesboroa, tearing up the railroad track as they advanced. But of course, as General Sherman had anticipated the night before, such orders ood's army, if that was the objective of the campaign. So anxious was I that this be attempted that I offered to go with two corps, or even with one, and intercept Hood's retreat on the McDonough road, and hold him until Sherman could dispose of Hardee or interpose his army between him and Hood. But more prudent counsels prevailed, and we remained quietly in our camps for five days, while Hood leisurely marched round us with all his baggage and Georgia militia, and collected his scattered frag
John M. Schofield, Forty-six years in the Army, Index (search)
st at Cabinet and Diplomatic dinner, 278; assigned to command Military Division of the Atlantic, 430; relations with Grant, 430; death and burial, 456; character, 456; succeeded in command by S., 456; action on the retirement for age bill, 481 Hardee, Lieut.-Gen. William J., battle of Jonesboro, 157; opportunity for Sherman to attack, 159 Hardin Turnpike, Tenn., military movements on, 264 Harney, Brig.-Gen. William S., commanding Department of the West, 32, 33; attitude at the outbreak ea, etc., 153, 157-160, 163-165, 236, 252, 255, 261, 285, 299-306, 308, 310-322, 326, 327, 330-334, 337-340, 343, 347 (for specific operations and battles, see names of localities, etc.); orders S. to report to Stanley, 156; opportunity to attack Hardee, 159; raises the question of relative rank between Stanley and S., 160; his judgment therein reversed, 161; desires S. to write a critical history of the Atlanta campaign, 162; coincidence of Hood's and Sherman's movements, 162; contradicts Thoma