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Baron de Jomini, Summary of the Art of War, or a New Analytical Compend of the Principle Combinations of Strategy, of Grand Tactics and of Military Policy. (ed. Major O. F. Winship , Assistant Adjutant General , U. S. A., Lieut. E. E. McLean , 1st Infantry, U. S. A.) 378 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) 106 0 Browse Search
Emil Schalk, A. O., The Art of War written expressly for and dedicated to the U.S. Volunteer Army. 104 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: September 19, 1864., [Electronic resource] 66 0 Browse Search
William Swinton, Campaigns of the Army of the Potomac 46 0 Browse Search
John Esten Cooke, Wearing of the Gray: Being Personal Portraits, Scenes, and Adventures of War. 36 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 5. (ed. Frank Moore) 32 0 Browse Search
The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure) 28 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 9. (ed. Frank Moore) 26 0 Browse Search
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 1: The Opening Battles. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 26 0 Browse Search
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none of Lincoln's organs could urge that as an objection. As a soldier, we do not dispute his theoretical knowledge and his powers of organization. In the field, and in the handling of armies, he is not the first general in the Federal service. General Buell, who has been compelled to leave that service because he is a gentleman, can show a much brighter military record than McClellan. There never was a more disastrous failure, unless that of Grant be an exception, than the "Young Napoleon" made near this city. After nine months of the most elaborate preparation and discipline, he brought an army against Richmond, which, in all the elements of numbers, equipments and materiel the Yankees have never been able since to equal, and the result we know. The man has science enough, but he lacks nerve and decision; unlike Grant, who possesses these qualifications, but is not overstocked with brains. McClellan cannot carry such a failure as his Richmond campaign on his back and run