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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Instead of a confused chronological collection of events , he has sought to prepare for the reader a compact and logical narrative that will keep his attention close to the main movement of the story , and put instruction as to causes ...
The situation at the close of Buchanan's administration.The country waiting for the Signal of Combat . ... 82 OHAPTER VI . Character of Abraham Lincoln in history . - Absurd panegyric . — The personal and political life of the new ...
Close of the first campaign in Missouri . — The campaign , a chapter of wonders . — Missouri manhood . — The Western Virginia campaign . - Resources and wealth of the Western section of Virginia . — Wise's command .
Close of the Valley campaign . - Jackson's almost marvellous success . — His halt at Weyer's Cave ... 261 CONTENTS . appears . — Final charge of the day. OHAPTER XVII . The tardiness of McClellan . - How the Confederates availed ...
A close contest . - Fighting at ten baces . — The battle of the first day not decisive . - Disposition of the two armies for the great contest of the second day . - Jackson at close quarters . - He drives the enemy .
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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