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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How over - censured by the North. CHAPTER V. Preparations of South Carolina to withdraw from the Union . — Passage of her Ordinance of Secession . — The Federal force in Charleston Harbour evacuates Fort Moultrie , and occupies ...
The Federal fleet takes no part in the fight . - The surrender . - Great excitement in the North . - Its true meaning . – The crusade against the South . - Dr . Tyng's exhortation . - Conduct of Northern Democrats .
Only two possible causes of failure . .120 CHAPTER VIII . Mr. Lincoln's remark about the wolf . — His designs upon Virginia . - Federal occupation of Alexandria.— Tragedy at the Marshall House.Jackson , the martyr .
Fremont in command of the Federal forces in Missouri .-- His proclamation emancipating the slaves . - Its novelty and brutality . - Repudiated at Washington . — The siege of Lexington . — Its surrender to Price . - Gallantry of Col.
Statistics of the Federal navy . — Improvidence of the Confederates in coast and river defences . — Secretary Mallory . — The Confederacy to lose all her sea - ports.Two naval expeditions down the Carolina coast .
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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