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Edward Porter Alexander, Military memoirs of a Confederate: a critical narrative 999 7 Browse Search
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 382 26 Browse Search
William Swinton, Campaigns of the Army of the Potomac 379 15 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. 288 22 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 283 1 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. 243 11 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 37. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 233 43 Browse Search
An English Combatant, Lieutenant of Artillery of the Field Staff., Battlefields of the South from Bull Run to Fredericksburgh; with sketches of Confederate commanders, and gossip of the camps. 210 2 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore) 200 12 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 7. (ed. Frank Moore) 186 12 Browse Search
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East Tennessee. Yesterday a report was prevalent on the streets that the Government had received information that the siege of Knoxville had been abandoned by Gen. Longstreet, and that officer and his command were falling back in the direction of Bristol. Our inquiries failed to satisfy us of the reception of any such intelligence at the Department; but Northern papers received last night state that our forces have withdrawn from Knoxville.
out imprudence. Lates from Knoxville — Longstreet going to Virginia — reported defeat of Wheelmy have been sent from there to intercept Gen. Longstreet's retreat into Virginia. He also says thack than the most sanguine expected. Gen. Longstreet is delaying hostile operations while await on this news: The rebel forces of Gen. Longstreet commenced the investment of the city of Kh artillery. After the defeat of Bragg, Longstreet was satisfied that Grant could and would detcting upon this as a "tried conclusion, " Gen. Longstreet has moved from Knoxville, as we are inforGen. Burnside, in pursuit. Thus far General Longstreet has escaped disaster and capture, and pa forces garrison the Gap. If the retreat of Longstreet is not conducted with great skill, good orde from Grant. At that time, Wednesday night, Longstreet was yet before Knoxville, the orders sent tosiege and rejoin him not then having reached Longstreet. A dispatch from Chattanooga says that
From East Tennessee. Dalton, Dec. 4. --The latest accounts represent that Longstreet, with a portion of his forces, had made an unsuccessful attack on Knoxville. His loss was very small. He then raised the siege, marching towards Abingdon, Va. Gen. Bushrod Johnson had succeeded in effecting a junction with Longstreet, without the loss of his supply trains, as previously reported. Gen. Vaughn, with his command, and one of Cheatham's regiments, were at Charleston, Tenn., trying todated Dalton, Dec. 4th, says that Gen. Ledbetter arrived yesterday from Knoxville, which point he left last Sunday. Gen. Longstreet had the same day made an unsuccessful attack on Burnside, and afterwards commenced retreating to Virginia. Hooker and Seigel's corps are reported advancing on Knoxville and London, and will probably follow Longstreet or enter North Carolina. Firing was heard yesterday in the direction of Cleveland, which was supposed to be from Wheeler's cavalry. The rumor yest