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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Short studies of American authors 56 0 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 14 2 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 12 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Carlyle's laugh and other surprises 12 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 5. (ed. Frank Moore) 9 3 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8. (ed. Frank Moore) 9 9 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 11. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 8 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore) 8 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 6 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 3: The Decisive Battles. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 6 6 Browse Search
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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book I:—eastern Tennessee. (search)
houses of McManus and Brotherton. One hundred rods from the latter may be seen Poe's, situate to the eastward of the road, almost in the middle of an opening nearlg the left bank of the little stream which has its source between that house and Poe's, gradually rises, and farther on slopes to form the chain of hillocks around Kxecute this order Stewart moves to the edge of the wood which on the east bounds Poe's farm; his left advances as far as the road and proceeds beyond the house abandf Cleburne and Stewart, which has spread out on the west of the road in front of Poe's, has recommenced the battle in pursuance of orders from General Bragg; but it . During this time Stewart's Confederates have crossed the wood which separates Poe's farm from Kelly's, and find confronting them Grose's brigade, which forms Palm, for it is past seven o'clock. The Confederate right wing occupies the farms of Poe, Kelly, and McDonald: at last it is master of that highway which for two days it
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book II:—the siege of Chattanooga. (search)
Chattanooga. The construction of extensive fieldworks around Knoxville, which had been commenced in September, was actively pressed for several days under the direction of two distinguished officers of the engineer corps, Colonel Babcock and Captain Poe. These works and the situation of Knoxville on the railway rendered this town a strategic point much more important than Kingston. This is what Burnside had easily demonstrated to Colonel Wilson and Mr. Dana, whom Grant had despatched to himrd, being warned of Wheeler's design, hastened on the 23d, in the morning, with some regiments to Boyd's Ferry, above the confluence; but he came too late: the Southrons disappeared and the raft was already drifting toward Knoxville. Luckily, Captain Poe had a long time since taken precautionary measures against such a thing: a chain stretched across the river above the bridge stops the raft and prevents disaster. However, the besiegers are approaching the place nearer and nearer. On the e