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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore) 8 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4. 6 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died. 4 0 Browse Search
Benjamnin F. Butler, Butler's Book: Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benjamin Butler 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: July 1, 1864., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
Capt. Calvin D. Cowles , 23d U. S. Infantry, Major George B. Davis , U. S. Army, Leslie J. Perry, Joseph W. Kirkley, The Official Military Atlas of the Civil War 2 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 2 0 Browse Search
James Barnes, author of David G. Farragut, Naval Actions of 1812, Yank ee Ships and Yankee Sailors, Commodore Bainbridge , The Blockaders, and other naval and historical works, The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 6: The Navy. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 2 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 3. (ed. Frank Moore) 2 0 Browse Search
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 2 0 Browse Search
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r after reaching the south side. He says Gen. Lee knew as early as the 10th of June that Grant was preparing to cross the river, from his having torn up the York River Railroad, and thus manifestly cut himself off from the White House. He expected, however, that he would have made the attempt by way of Bottom's Bridge, since by that route it is a march of only ten miles to the river, pursuing the roads which McClellan took in his retreat two years ago. From the mouth of Bailey's Run (Four-Mile Creek,) only thirteen miles above Harrison's landing, he could have approached Richmond from the southeast, encountering the outer works at a point three or four miles west of Seven Pines, which, and no other, he thinks, is the precise point at which the fighting must terminate, should it be taken by sledge, and to which Grant must come at last, though he avoids it for the present. Gen. Lee supposing, as already said, that Grant would try that road, made every preparation to resist his adva