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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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The Daily Dispatch: February 2, 1865., [Electronic resource], Yankee Reasons for the fall of Fort Fisher. (search)
ew York Tribune contains a long vindication of Butler in the Fort Fisher affair, from the pen of a c military point of view. The writer says that Butler was "jumped" by the Confederates the moment he his command, give him a warm reception." Butler had but one thousand two hundred men to assaulhe earth so that they would not work." In Butler's attack on Fort Fisher the fire of the fleet enemy without injury to our own troops." Butler, with only two thousand and two hundred men asnes was much larger than the whole column that Butler sent to the assault. It attacked, as Secretarg the resistance to their attack." And so were Butler's men brave, and so were their leaders; but thngs; and it was a totally impossible thing for Butler's one thousand two hundred men to take that foe." If the disposition to co-operate with Butler had existed in the fleet, it could not have pelt, if he had persistently made one; for, when Butler was about to move to the attack, Captain Breez[1 more...]