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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 171 1 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 163 47 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 97 3 Browse Search
John G. Nicolay, A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln, condensed from Nicolay and Hayes' Abraham Lincoln: A History 97 7 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 42 6 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. 40 6 Browse Search
William A. Crafts, Life of Ulysses S. Grant: His Boyhood, Campaigns, and Services, Military and Civil. 37 1 Browse Search
The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure) 33 5 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 2: Two Years of Grim War. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 32 2 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 29 19 Browse Search
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meron's visit to Sherman East Tennessee instructions to Buell Buell's neglect Halleck in Missouri Following the fBuell's neglect Halleck in Missouri Following the fall of Fort Sumter, the navy of the United States was in no condition to enforce the blockade from Chesapeake Bay to the Rio burden that he soon asked to be relieved; and when Brigadier-General Buell was sent to succeed him in command of that part ofay anticipate by recalling that in the following summer General Buell spent as much time, money, and military strength in hisat object was specially enjoined in the instructions to General Buell when he was sent to command in Kentucky. It so happwithin the same month McClellan repeated this injunction to Buell with additional emphasis. Senator Andrew Johnson and Repref the forest; the government must come to their relief. Buell replied, keeping the word of promise to the ear, but, with ve command to advance on eastern Tennessee at once. Again Buell promised compliance, only, however, again to report in a fe
ategy for himself to move against Columbus, or Buell against Bowling Green; but he had nothing to sith indecision and excuses, and telegraphed to Buell on January 7: Please name as early a daen going on, in which General Halleck besought Buell to come with his available forces, assist in c breaking up the railroad as they go, and keep Buell out of that city twenty days. Meantime, Nashvi almost imperative. He pleaded earnestly with Buell: I have asked the President to make youdquarters at Savannah, to await the arrival of Buell and his army. During the next two weeks he rerly Monday morning three superb divisions of, Buell's army, about twenty thousand fresh, well-drilled troops, were advanced to the front under Buell's own direction; and by three o'clock of that da54. Having comprehended the uncertainty of Buell's successful junction with Grant, Halleck musts fortifications about Corinth. He despatched Buell's wing of the army on a march toward eastern T[24 more...]
ef, the principal plan he left behind was that Buell, with the bulk of the forces which had capturet place eastward to occupy eastern Tennessee. Buell, however, progressed so leisurely that before that State, and so threatened Louisville that Buell was compelled abruptly to abandon his eastwardle from rebel occupation. Successful in this, Buell immediately turned and, pursuing the now retread suffered defeat, he had on the other caused Buell to give up all idea of moving into East Tennesy insisted. When Halleck specifically ordered Buell to resume and execute that plan, Buell urged sBuell urged such objections, and intimated such unwillingness, that on October 24, 1862, he was relieved from coted the East Tennessee orders as heedlessly as Buell had done; but, reorganizing the Army of the Cuommand of the district of West Tennessee. But Buell's eastward expedition left him so few movable successes that Rosecrans was chosen to succeed Buell. Grant had doubtless given much of his enf