ragg captures 4,000 men at Munfordsville
advances to Frankfort, and inaugurates Richard Hawes as Governor of Kentucky
Buell follows him from the Tennessee to Bardstown and Springfield
battle of Perryville
Bragg retreats out of Kentucky by Cumberland Gap
Rosecrans fights Price at Iuka
Price retreats to Ripley, Miss.
Van Dorn assails Rosecrans at Corinth
is beaten off with great slaughter
Van Dorn pursued to Ripley
The comatose condition into which the war on the Tennessee hadh other stores, at various points; making no stand even at Camp Dick Robinson — a very strong position, behind the perpendicular bluffs of Dick's river — but retreated precipitately by Crab Orchard, Mount Vernon, London, and Barboursville, to Cumberland Gap, and thus into East Tennessee; burning even large quantities of cloths and other precious goods, for which transportation over the rough mountain roads necessarily traversed was not to be had.
The retreat was conducted by Bishop Polk, and