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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 3. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 48 12 Browse Search
Ulysses S. Grant, Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant 46 4 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 28 2 Browse Search
The Atlanta (Georgia) Campaign: May 1 - September 8, 1864., Part I: General Report. (ed. Maj. George B. Davis, Mr. Leslie J. Perry, Mr. Joseph W. Kirkley) 27 11 Browse Search
John M. Schofield, Forty-six years in the Army 22 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. 21 9 Browse Search
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 17 15 Browse Search
The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure) 15 11 Browse Search
General Horace Porter, Campaigning with Grant 13 1 Browse Search
Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government 12 4 Browse Search
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corps, it was supposed, crossed in the darkness, and yesterday morning a very large wagon train followed. Yesterday morning their advance deployed in front of a body of our troops, who fell back from the line of breastworks they occupied near New Market, about nine miles below the city, to a stronger position, where they could not be flanked by the largely superior force in their front. During the day, in some skirmishing that took place, prisoners were captured from the 10th and 19th (Canby's and Hancock's) army corps, showing that a large portion of the Yankee army has crossed to this side. It would appear from this that Grant has come once more to try his luck in the swamps of the fatal Chickahominy, and that once more he is to strew the old fighting ground with the corpses of his soldiers. This may be economy, for they were dying so rapidly, and dying so idle, beyond the Appomattox that the Yankee nation was getting tired of it. More blood is wanted by Grant's masters, and