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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... the mercy of many temporary agents ; they have been either confounded with sensational rumours , or discoloured by violent prejudices : in this condition they are not only not History , but false schools of present public opinion .
His interposition with the shipbuilders . — The ironclads Mississippi and Louisiana . — Condition of the defences of New Orleans in April , 1862. — The river obstructed by a raft . - Farragut's fleet at the mouth of the Mississippi .
Critical condition of the field . - Longstreet's attack . — He saves the day . The enemy utterly routed.Chickamauga a brilliant but unproductive victory ... 439 OHAPTER XXVIII . Conference of Gens . Bragg and Longstreet the day after ...
Pretermission of the condition of State abolition of slavery .-- How this condition was afterwards inserted . - Mr . Lincoln's rescript , “ To whom it may concern . ” — History of the Niagara Falls commission .
His great guilt.Exchanges resumed under Gen. Grant's authority . — Report of the joint select committee of the Confederate Congress , appointed to investigate the condition and treatment of prisoners of ...
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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