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The Daily Dispatch: June 28, 1864., [Electronic resource] 10 0 Browse Search
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 10 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: June 18, 1862., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2. 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: September 8, 1864., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: July 19, 1864., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: December 2, 1864., [Electronic resource] 2 0 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 10: The Armies and the Leaders. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 2 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2. (ed. Frank Moore) 2 0 Browse Search
Baron de Jomini, Summary of the Art of War, or a New Analytical Compend of the Principle Combinations of Strategy, of Grand Tactics and of Military Policy. (ed. Major O. F. Winship , Assistant Adjutant General , U. S. A., Lieut. E. E. McLean , 1st Infantry, U. S. A.) 2 0 Browse Search
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army would have been literally and absolutely destroyed. These reinforcements amounted to 85,000 men, if the Yankee accounts are to be trusted, so that he was 40,000 men out of pocket when he began his march from Cold Harbor. In the battle of Borodino, the two contending armies in one day, lost an aggregate of probably 90,000 men. But then it was a grand pitched battle, in which the whole force on beth sides was engaged. In the battle of Leipzig, which lasted four days, the aggregate of loss on both sides, was probably as great as the loss of Grant's single army in this campaign of a month. Now these two were the most murderous battles of modern times. In the month which ended with Borodino, the Russian army had lost nothing like the number of men Grant lost in the month ending the 31 of June, 1864. The same may be said of the month ending with the battle of Leipzig. The Russians estimate the loss of Napoleon's army in 1812 at 330,000 men the greater part perishing from the incl