The Lost Cause: A New Southern History of the War of the Confederates. Comprising a Full and Authentic Account of the Rise and Progress of the Late Southern Confederacy--the Campaigns, Battles, Incidents, and Adventures of the Most Gigantic Struggle of the World's History
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A. P. Hill . - Evacuation of Richmond . The city unprepared for the news . - Fright and disorder in the streets . — A curious scene in the Capitol . - Gen . Ewell's withdrawal from the city . He fires a number of warehouses .
A. P. HILL .... J. LONGSTREET . A. S. JOHNSON .... J. E. B. STUART ... J. E. JOHNSTON ... BRAXTON BRAGG .. KIRBY SMITH ..... W. B. FORREST .. LEONIDAS POLK .. J. B. HOOD .... W. J. HARDEE .. JOHN MORGAN ... བ 。 ཟླ ༤ ཙྪ :。 ཆེ ཆེ 。
Lee's army was around Richmond ; the divisions of Huger and Magruder , supported by those of Longstreet and D. H. Hill , in front of the enemy's left , and that of A. P. Hill extending fom Magruder's left beyond Meadow Bridge .
A. P. Hill was to cross the Chickahominy at Meadow Bridge , when Jackson's advance beyond that point should be known , and move directly upon Mechanicsville . As soon as the Mechanicsville bridge should be uncovered , Longstreet and D.
D. H. Hill's leading brigade under Ripley advanced to the support of the troops engaged , and at a late hour united with Pender's brigade of A. P. Hill's division in an effort to turn the enemy's left . In the excitement and darkness ...
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This was published very soon after the end of the War. Edward A. Pollard was an editor of "The Richmond Examiner" and had access to a huge amount of data and the assistance of many reporters and ... Read full review