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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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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Fitzhugh Lee. From the Times-dispatch, January 5, 1908. (search)
a memorial meeting when General Fitz Lee died, I said: He fell with his harness on, overtaxed by the strenuous work he had done to make the coming Jamestown celebration a grand success. Ulysses has gone to the Hesperides and there is none left in Ithaca to bend his matchless bow. There is reason to suppose if General Albert Sidney Johnston had not been mortally wounded as he was riding forward victoriously at Shiloh, that with the setting sun Grant would have been crushed before Buell's reinforcements could have saved him. With a magnanimity unknown to smaller souls, General Robert E. Lee assumed the entire responsibility for the failure at Gettysburg, although he knew, and the records remain to prove it, that the fault was not his. Nothing that can fairly be construed as criticism of his subordinates ever escaped his noble lips, except what may be implied from his remark, made after the war: If General Jackson had been with me I would have won a victory. There was
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.54 (search)
d with the disasters of that untoward day, for Buell, he stated, would effect a juncture that nightvement of Mitchell's Division for the whole of Buell's Army, it was credited, and Buell's timely ju overthrow, were at once thrown forward by General Buell as a shield between General Grant's Army aise, General Grant did not await the advent of Buell's other divisions, but directed the offensive n at the pains to ascertain. The divisions of Buell engaged lost 3,753, much the heaviest part of ent to the issue, nor frank to say merely that Buell was not there, when he knew that Buell must beGeneral Grant slept at Savannah, when both General Buell's and Nelson's Divisions had arrived. Bef A. M. at a moment of sore distress. When General Buell reached Pittsburg Landing, not later than ery well. Would General Grant, knowing that Buell must be up that night, be likely, even at 10 o given later; that is, when Generals Grant and Buell visited him together. All who weigh evidence [13 more...]