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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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The Daily Dispatch: May 3, 1864., [Electronic resource], From the Peninsula.--the enemy Landing at West Point. (search)
uch foresight when he invested the town, instead of attempting a flank movement across the river and mountains into Middle Tennessee. As to the movement of Longstreet upon Knoxville, but little need be said. He was sent against that town with the knowledge and consent of the President, who was then on a visit to the army, anreturn to Chattanooga before the arrival from Memphis of Sherman's corps, of the movements of which Bragg kept himself well informed Whether the obstacles which Longstreet encountered were more formidable than had been anticipated, or whether he moved with the rapidity which the occasion required, it would be obviously improper foed, or whether he moved with the rapidity which the occasion required, it would be obviously improper for us to undertake to say, in the absence of the official report. The only object in remaining in front of Chattanooga after the loss of Lookout Valley and Brown's Ferry was to give Longstreet time to finish up his expedition.
uts and deserters that Bragg was dispatching Longstreet from the front, and moving him in the directd threatening the enemy's communication with Longstreet, of which I informed Burnside by telegraph o to Sherman informing him of the movement of Longstreet, and the necessity of his immediate presenceing there, you can tell better how to resist Longstreet's attack than I can direct. With your showiarily possess holding to that point. Should Longstreet move his whole force across the Little Tenneof the Ohio army. By holding on and placing Longstreet between the Little Tennessee and Knoxville he railroad between Cleveland and Dalton, and Longstreet thus cut off from communication with the Sou division of Buckners corps had gone to join Longstreet, and a second division of the same corps had that place. The approach of Sherman caused Longstreet to raise the siege of Knoxville and retreat efence of Knoxville and repeated repulses of Longstreet's assaults upon that place, are deserving of[2 more...]