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" There are two methods of reaching this point — 1st. By moving directly from Fort Monroe as a base and trusting to the roads for our supplies, at the same time landing a strong corps as near Yorktown as possible in order to turn the rebel lines of defence... "
Military Expeditions Beyond the Seas - Page 223
by George Armand Furse - 1897
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Report of the Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War: Army of the Potomac

United States. Congress. Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War - Ball's Bluff, Battle of, 1861 - 1863
...for our land supplies, and the use of York river. There are two methods of reaching this point : 1st. By moving directly from Fort Monroe as a base, and...near Yorktown as possible, in order to turn the rebel line of defence south of Yorktown ; then to reduce Yorktown and Gloucester by a siege, in all probability...
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Reports of Committees: 30th Congress, 1st Session - 48th Congress ..., Volume 2

United States. Congress. Senate - United States - 1863
...for our land supplies, and the use of York river. There are two methods of reaching this point: 1st. By moving directly from Fort Monroe as a base, and trusting to the roads for our supplies, at the sате time lauding a strong corps as near Yorktown as possible, in order to turn the rebel line of...
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Report of the Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War: In Three Parts

United States. Congress. Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War - Ball's Bluff, Battle of, Va., 1861 - 1863
...for our land supplies, and the use of York river. There are two methods of reaching this point : 1st. By moving directly from Fort Monroe as a base, and trusting to the roads for our supplies, at the samc time landing a strong corps as near Yorktown as possible, in order to turn the rebel line of defence...
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Letter of the Secretary of War, Transmitting Report on the Organization of ...

George Brinton McClellan - Maryland Campaign, 1862 - 1864 - 242 pages
...supplies, and the use of the York river. " There are two methods of reaching this point — " 1st. By moving directly from Fort Monroe as a base, and...lines of defence south of Yorktown; then to reduce Yorktowu and Gloucester by a siege, in all probability involving a delay of weeks, perhaps. their available...
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Letter of the Secretary of War: Transmitting Report on the Organization of ...

George Brinton McClellan - Maryland Campaign, 1862 - 1864 - 242 pages
...supplies, and the use of the York river. " There are two methods of reaching this point — " 1st. By moving directly from Fort Monroe as a base, and...lines of defence south of Yorktown ; then to reduce Yorktowu and Gloucester by a siege, in all probability involving a delay of weeks, perhaps. " 2d. To...
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Letter of the Secretary of War, Transmitting Report on the Organization of ...

George Brinton McClellan - Electronic book - 1864 - 242 pages
...supplies, and the use of the York river. " There are two methods of reaching this point — " 1st. By moving directly from Fort Monroe as a base, and...lines of defence south of Yorktown; then to reduce Yorktowu and Gloucester by a siege, in all probability involving a delay of weeks, perhaps. their available...
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Letter of the Secretary of War, Transmitting Report on the Organization of ...

George Brinton McClellan - Maryland Campaign, 1862 - 1864 - 242 pages
...York river. " There are two methods of reaching this point — " 1st. By moving directly from Port Monroe as a base, and trusting to the roads for our...lines of defence south of Yorktown; then to reduce Yorktowu and Gloucester by a siege, in all probability involving a delay of weeks, perhaps. " 2d. To...
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Report on the Organization and Campaigns of the Army of the Potomac: To ...

George Brinton McClellan - Maryland Campaign, 1862 - 1864 - 480 pages
...for our supplies and the use of the York River. There are two methods of reaching this point. 1st. By moving directly from Fort Monroe as a base, and...Yorktown as possible, in order to turn the rebel lines of defense south of Yorktown, then to reduce Yorktown and Gloucester, by a siege in all probability, involving...
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Report on the Organization and Campaigns of the Army of the Potomac: To ...

George Brinton McClellan - Maryland Campaign, 1862 - 1864 - 480 pages
...the use of the York River. There are two methods of reaching this point. 1st. By moving directly fVom Fort Monroe as a base, and trusting to the roads for...Yorktown as possible, in order to turn the rebel lines of defense south of Yorktown, then to reduce Yorktown and Gloucester, by a siege in all probability, involving...
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report of maj gen george b mclellan upon the organization of the army of the ...

1864
...OF GENERAL GEORGE B. plies, at the same time landing a strong corps as near Yorktown as»possible, in order to turn the rebel lines of defence south...all probability involving a delay of weeks, perhaps. " 2d. To make a combined naval and land attack upon Yorktown, the first object of the campaign. This...
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