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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Adventurous movement of Jackson to reach Pope's rear . His perilous position.He is apparently in the jaws of destruction . The affair of Manassas and Bristoe Station . The second battle of Manassas . — Longstreet's march to reinforce ...
His cavalry get on the Confederate left and rear and change the day . — Retreat of the Confederates .-- Battle of Fisher's Hill . -How Gen. Early's position was defective here . — He is flanked on the left , and retreats up the Valley .
by a difficult march through the mountain , Pegram's left and rear , while McClellan attacked in front with five thousand men , and a number of pieces of artillery . On the 11th of July , before daybreak , Rosecrans column was in motion ...
As he was pressed back in rear of the Robinson House , he found Gen. Jackson's brigade of five regiments ready to support him . It was the timely arrival of a man who , since that day , never failed to be on the front of a battle's ...
He had , at an early hour of the morning , determined to attack with his right wing and centre on the enemy's flank and rear at Centreville , with precautions against the advance of his reserves from the direction of Washington .
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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