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The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 2: Two Years of Grim War. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 73 3 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 45 3 Browse Search
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. 39 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 10. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 29 1 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. 28 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: December 12, 1863., [Electronic resource] 26 0 Browse Search
James D. Porter, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 7.1, Tennessee (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 25 3 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 11. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 22 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: may 5, 1862., [Electronic resource] 22 4 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 22 4 Browse Search
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k toward the position from which Sherman had been driven on Sunday morning. Nelson was to take the extreme left. Buell promised to put in Tom Crittenden next to Nelson, and McCock next to him by a seasonable hour in the morning. The gap between McCook and Lew. Wallace was to be filled with the reorganized divisions of Grant's old army; Hurlburt coming next to McCook, then McClernand, and Sherman closing the gap between McClernand and Lew. Wallace. The night between two battles. StealtMcCook, then McClernand, and Sherman closing the gap between McClernand and Lew. Wallace. The night between two battles. Stealthily the troops crept to their new positions and lay down in line of battle on their arms. All through the night Buell's men were marching up from Savannah to the point opposite Pittsburg Landing and being ferried across, or were coming up on transports. By an hour after dark Wallace had his division in. Through the misdirection he had received, he had started on the Snake Creek road proper, which would have brought him in on the enemy's rear, miles from support, and where he would have been g
ought him gallantly, checking his advance across the river. The stout and determined resistance made by the spirited troop caused him to send to Nashville to General McCook, who was left in command there with fifteen thousand troops, to form a junction with him. Against this, however, Governor Andy Johnson protested, alleging tha city defenceless; that he should not feel safe there; and threatening that if the troops were taken away, he would leave immediately after for Washington city. Gen. McCook accordingly left five thousand troops there to defend the arch traitor, taking ten thousand with him. This would indicate that Gen. Buell's army numbered one hundred and twenty regiments, and probably not less than one hundred thousand men. The day after these troops left under Gen. McCook, Gov. Johnson deposed the Mayor and Council of the city, and placed them under heavy bonds to meet him every day at the Capitol, at 4 o'clock in the afternoon, for trial. The object of this was to