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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 5. (ed. Frank Moore) 10 6 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 8 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: August 8, 1861., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
James Parton, Horace Greeley, T. W. Higginson, J. S. C. Abbott, E. M. Hoppin, William Winter, Theodore Tilton, Fanny Fern, Grace Greenwood, Mrs. E. C. Stanton, Women of the age; being natives of the lives and deeds of the most prominent women of the present gentlemen 4 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4. 4 0 Browse Search
William Tecumseh Sherman, Memoirs of General William T. Sherman . 3 3 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2. 3 1 Browse Search
Elias Nason, McClellan's Own Story: the war for the union, the soldiers who fought it, the civilians who directed it, and his relations to them. 3 1 Browse Search
John M. Schofield, Forty-six years in the Army 3 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 2 0 Browse Search
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John M. Schofield, Forty-six years in the Army, Chapter XXIX (search)
rds or depots are located. It may be that in special cases military forces may be needed to act in support of naval operations, or to hold for a time important points in a foreign country; but such service must be only auxiliary, not a primary object. Foreign conquest and permanent occupation are not a part of the policy of this country. There is no division of opinion among standard naval and military authorities on this great subject; such standard authors as Rear-Admiral Walker and Captain Mahan have clearly set forth the relative functions of the army and the navy in enforcing the military policy of the United States. The military problem which this country must solve is to provide such means of aggressive and defensive action as to be able to enforce a due observance of American public law on this continent, and, while doing this, to defend itself against insult and spoliation. The land defenses, including torpedoes and in a few cases floating batteries, should be entirely
John M. Schofield, Forty-six years in the Army, Index (search)
elations with S., 125, 136-139; question of relative rank between Hooker and, 136; personal characteristics, 137, 138, 146; question of relative rank between S. and, 137; his engagement and desire to get married, 137; killed at Peachtree Creek, 137, 146, 232; a night visit to his camp, 139; on the extension of the lines, June 24-25, 1864, 142; assaults on the lines before Atlanta, 144; opposed to the assault on Kenesaw Mountain, 144; general grief at his death, 146; battle of Resaca, 162 Mahan, Capt. Alfred T., on the relative functions of the army and navy, 527 Malaria, the military method of conquering, 256 Man, reversionary tendencies in, 428 Manter, Capt., commanding battery at Fredericktown, Mo., 53 Marietta Road, Ga., military operations on the, 135 Marsh, George P., entertains S. at Florence, 393 Martin, Asst. Adjt.-Gen. J. P., action in labor riots at Chicago, 494, 496, 497, 503, 504, 507 Maryland, the Confederate invasion of, 234 Maximilian, Archdu