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CHAPTER XVIII THE BATTLE OF SHILOH § 1 G YRANT'S trouble with Halleck was over , for a time , but the Army of the Tennessee -as his command was called — had gone on its way without him . He had stood on the river bank and seen it depart ...
In former times the two rivers were connected by a waterway called Yazoo Pass , but the pass had been closed by a levee , as the great river , in the spring floods , ran into the Yazoo in such volume that it drowned out the low - lying ...
And he must thank himself for whatever he has done , for most of the so - called aid that has been given him has been pretty thoroughly misguided . § 3 On Christmas Eve of the year 1865 , six young men were killing time in a law office ...
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This biography of Grant extends into a history of his times. The writing is informed, elegant, readable, and interesting. And very quotable: "Certainly no man can be a Christian and a soldier at the ... Read full review
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