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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 171 1 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 163 47 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 97 3 Browse Search
John G. Nicolay, A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln, condensed from Nicolay and Hayes' Abraham Lincoln: A History 97 7 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 42 6 Browse Search
Edward Alfred Pollard, The lost cause; a new Southern history of the War of the Confederates ... Drawn from official sources and approved by the most distinguished Confederate leaders. 40 6 Browse Search
William A. Crafts, Life of Ulysses S. Grant: His Boyhood, Campaigns, and Services, Military and Civil. 37 1 Browse Search
The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure) 33 5 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 2: Two Years of Grim War. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 32 2 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 29 19 Browse Search
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ommanded, it was expected that a great blow would be struck. Everybody supposed he would attack Buell at Nashville, because the water was so low that he could not be reinforced, and that special terror of all our commanders, the gunboats, could not be employed. If Buell were beaten at Nashville, the Fasters portion of Tennessee would be redeemed. Bragg would be placed between Louisville and R, upon Louisville, which was very slenderly defended.--The main object, therefore, was to defeat Buell first of all. It appears to us that, had be united all his forces as early as the 10th of August, or even a fortnight later, he could not have failed to heat Buell, who was greatly alarmed for his position and ready to leave it upon very little provocation. General Bragg, however, conceived alifferent plan of campaign, and, as it has since proved, a most disastrous one. He not only left Buell at liberty to march where he pleased, but permitted him, by his tardy movements, to get to Louis
in not fulfilling the orders entrusted to them, which caused their arrest by Gen. Buell, is set forth at some length. [A dispatch, and the latest published in trk Herald, writing from Louisville on the 18th, gives the following reasons why Buell failed to capture Bragg's command: When it became apparent that McCook would be the first to fall in with the enemy, General Buell arranged his plan of battle and issued the necessary instructions. These instructions were of a comprehensy five or fifty thousand men at the most, his capture by the superior number of Buell's entire army would have been certain. But behold the result. Probably GeGen. Buell did not explain to all his subordinate officers the full details of his plan. I believe it is not usual for a commander-in chief to explain to his subordinatle is well known; it has all been told repeatedly. It is needless to say that Buell's plans miscarried.--Of course they would miscarry, when the prime movement, up