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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Exposure of the wounded . - Federal reinforcements . The Confederate council of war .-- Plan of attack , to extricate the garrison . A fierce and terrible conflict . — The Federals forced back towards the Wynn's Ferry Road .
Johnston wounded . — The affair of the next day . — Important change of military command .-- Secret history of the attempt to limit the military power of President Davis . — A plan of Confederate politicians .
Extraordinary proposition of the Confederate Government to release without equivalents and without formality all sick and wounded Federal prisoners .-- Secretary Stanton deaf to the cry of the sufferers . — His great guilt.
Upon examining their victim , they discovered that he was a mulatto and mortally wounded . About three o'clock in the morning , the Baltimore train arrived . This was halted for two or three hours , and finally , after much ...
In this irregular combat two soldiers were killed and several severely wounded ; while , on the other side , the casualties were more serious - nine citizens killed and three wounded . A terrrible excitement ensued in Baltimore ...
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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