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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 1,300 0 Browse Search
Joseph T. Derry , A. M. , Author of School History of the United States; Story of the Confederate War, etc., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 6, Georgia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 830 0 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 638 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 502 0 Browse Search
A Roster of General Officers , Heads of Departments, Senators, Representatives , Military Organizations, &c., &c., in Confederate Service during the War between the States. (ed. Charles C. Jones, Jr. Late Lieut. Colonel of Artillery, C. S. A.) 378 0 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 I. 340 0 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 274 0 Browse Search
J. B. Jones, A Rebel War Clerk's Diary 244 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 234 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 218 0 Browse Search
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cure and convenient base, the James river, to which all the transportation lately at the White House has been forwarded. There is another aspect of the move to the south side of the James which, from the point of view of its relations to the whole theatre of war, is not less important than its bearing on the problem immediately before us. It is a division of the two great rebel armies, and gives us an interior position relative to the army of Lee in Virginia and the army of Johnston in Georgia. It has been reported that large detachments of Johnston's army are already en route to reinforce Lee, and if not actually under way, we may depend upon it that the able military heads that rule the war councils of Richmond, thoroughly imbued with the conception of concentration, and willing to risk everything to save Richmond, would willingly have sacrificed Southwestern territory to secure the great point in Virginia. But now does it stand now. Johnston coming to reinforce Lee w
as gained, as the Federal troops, in making the assault, were obliged to cross open fields of from two to four hundred yard in extent, exposed to an enfilading fire from batteries which swept the entire area. The last attack, which was made at 5 o'clock in the afternoon by the 3d division of the 2d corps, is said to have resulted in a heavier loss than any that preceded it. The Federal losses in the two day's fighting before Petersburg are estimated at eight thousand men. From northern Georgia. Gen Sherman reports, and date or half-past 7 o'clock yesterday evening, (19th,) he was mistaken in announcing that Johnston retreated across the Chattahoochee river. He had simply thrown back his flank and evacuated the works in front of Kenesaw Mountain. He still holds the mountain itself, with his flanks resting on Moses creek. The Federal troops pressed him cross yesterday, but the continued rains are said to have rendered all movements almost impracticable. The Siege