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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 3. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 895 3 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 3: The Decisive Battles. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 706 4 Browse Search
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Jubal Anderson Early, Ruth Hairston Early, Lieutenant General Jubal A. Early , C. S. A. 414 2 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 393 5 Browse Search
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Robert Lewis Dabney, Life and Commands of Lieutenand- General Thomas J. Jackson, Chapter 15: Cedar Run. (search)
e were enough to man a line of battle, six miles long, this fact will appear a singular evidence of the incompetency of the Federal tactics,--that their boastful commander should have accepted defeat with all the advantage of his superior numbers, in an open country, without effecting any more extended development of his lines, or resort to the resources of manoeuvre. General Jackson, on his part, pronounced this the .most successful of his exploits. But he announced it to his superior, General Lee, in these devout and modest terms:-- August 11th, 6. A. M. On the evening of the 9th instant, God blessed our arms with another victory. The battle was near Cedar Run, about six miles from Culpepper Court House. The enemy, according to statements of prisoners, consisted of Banis's, McDowell's and Sigel's commands. We have over fear hundred prisoners, including Brigadier-General Price. Whilst our list of killed is less than that of the enemy, we have to mourn the loss of some of o
Robert Lewis Dabney, Life and Commands of Lieutenand- General Thomas J. Jackson, Chapter 16: second Manassa's. (search)
ng of the hostile masses in larger volume began. General Lee, convinced that McClellan was incapable of farthe to cross with his two brigades of Robertson and FitzHugh Lee, and his flying artillery, at Morton's ford, mard he was destined to receive others still ruder. General Lee hastened to pursue, and put his army in motion onrful artillery prepared to dispute the passage of General Lee. He therefore formed the plan of striking his rel despatches to Washington, and thus revealed to General Lee the most intimate secrets of his. numbers, his plave been real; but because Pope was but Pope, and General Lee had a Jackson to execute the bold conception, ande of the Federal army, and until the remainder of General Lee's forces should arrive, he must either bear the bf great natural strength. The choice offered to General Lee now was, to leave the favorable ground which he h well directed round shot might have dismantled. General Lee, therefore, calmly awaited the final strugple, st
Robert Lewis Dabney, Life and Commands of Lieutenand- General Thomas J. Jackson, Chapter 17: the campaign in Maryland. (search)
ggishly, bravely resisted by the cavalry of FitzHugh Lee. In the combat of Boonsborough Gap, McClellwas at an end. The position selected-by General Lee for his final colcentration is marked by thtietam toward the mountain. Here, however, General Lee began the formation of his line of battle, ep down the stream, taking the remainder of General Lee's line in reverse, and forcing it simultane removing their wounded. In the afternoon, General Lee, learning that McClellan was about to receiitted to do something similar to that which General Lee had now done, except that it was less succe was one explanation of the imperfection of General Lee's victory. Another, more important, was int the least was his timid delay in pressing General Lee at Sharpsburg, and McLaws at Pleasant Vallful distance. When a second messenger from General Lee arrived, to seek for General Jackson, he fot nothing prevented it, save the retreat of General Lee during the night. The reader who duly weig[12 more...]
Robert Lewis Dabney, Life and Commands of Lieutenand- General Thomas J. Jackson, Chapter 18: Fredericksburg. (search)
deralists were advancing into Fauquier, and General Lee was confronting them in Culpepper, it was al the work of subsequent weeks, provided by General Lee against the possibility of future attacks. re raked by the more distant batteries near General Lee's position upon the centre; and the frighten repelling the attacks of their vast army, General Lee had employed less than twenty-five thousandor the expected renewal of the assault. General Lee, on his part, had spent the night in diliget his outposts pressed close up to those of General Lee, as though preparing for further aggressiveg to Richmond must be the essential part of General Lee's line of operations. But the direction off the campaign for the winter. The army of General Lee therefore proceeded to construct its wintery way preferred a subordinate command, near General Lee's person. Indeed, it was manifest that rd with eight hundred men of the brigade of FitzHugh Lee, and after a stubbornly-contested combat dr[15 more...]
Robert Lewis Dabney, Life and Commands of Lieutenand- General Thomas J. Jackson, Chapter 19: Chancellorsville. (search)
ciently formidable in appearance, to occupy General Lee there. Meantime, the remainder of his grea Wilderness of Spottsylvania and fortify on General Lee's flank. If he remained at Fredericksburg,d uncover to him, and receive the attack of General Lee in his entrenched position. While his infaederal Commander had persuaded himself that General Lee was laid aside by sickness, that all his foe planet. To meet this tremendous force, General Lee had the corps of General Jackson, and two dned to meet the enemies of his country. General Lee had now proceeded in person to examine the o the east, in order to feel his way toward General Lee's supposed rear, and to reach his hand towaeport was about this time received from General FitzHugh Lee, of Stuart's command, describing the pole movement. After profound reflection, General Lee gave the sanction of his judgment to this osite side of the enemy to that occupied by General Lee. He now addressed to him the following, wh[6 more...]