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Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 3 309 19 Browse Search
Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 2 309 19 Browse Search
General Horace Porter, Campaigning with Grant 170 20 Browse Search
J. B. Jones, A Rebel War Clerk's Diary 117 33 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 65 11 Browse Search
Edward Porter Alexander, Military memoirs of a Confederate: a critical narrative 62 2 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 36 2 Browse Search
William Tecumseh Sherman, Memoirs of General William T. Sherman . 34 12 Browse Search
Fitzhugh Lee, General Lee 29 3 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 2. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 29 3 Browse Search
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t scene of operations, and crossing James river for the purpose of reinforcing Grant; but of this there is no confirmation. It is true, however, that the whole campaign on the Southside has been a disastrous one to the enemy, whose plans have been foiled in every direction by the superior generalship of Beauregard. It would not, therefore, be surprising if they were to abandon that line of operations, and seek to aid the grand Army of the Potomac in its approach to Richmond, the robbing of Butler's laurels being a small matter in comparison with the success of Grant, who is just now the deity of the Yankee nation. Still there may be more bloody work on the Southside, and the present may be the calm that precedes the storm. The heavy firing heard down the river about two o'clock yesterday morning proceeded from the enemy's gunboats shelling the woods below Chaflin's Bluff. The Yankees have a decided passion for this sort of artillery practice, on which they waste their ammunitio
The rebels have retreated in some distance to Resaca and Rome. The Yankees claim to have captured 5,000 prisoners and 10 or 12 pieces of heavy artillery. Butler's army — a Yankee Story. A correspondent of the New York Times, of the 14th inst, writing from Bermuda Hundreds, under date of the 10th, says: In the course of the morning Gen. Butler received a flag of truce from the enemy, signed by Gen. Eushrod Johnson, containing three propositions, viz: I Asking permission to come within our lines to remove their wounded and bury their dead. 2. Asking an exchange of their wounded. 3. Asking a general exchange of prisoners on both sides. To the first of these propositions Gen. Butler replied that the work was already done; to the second he announced himself as perfectly willing to assent, and to the third he replied that no exchange of healthy and well prisoners could be effected until the Confederate authorities should acknowledge colored soldiers to be prisoners of