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Battle of Murfreesboro', or Stone River-Rosecrans at Nashville--His Delay to

Move-The Council of War-Rosecrans' Parting Words- The March Con-
menced–The Enemy's Line of Battle at Murfreesboro'-Rosecrans' Plan
of Batt. Scenes and Incidents-Bragforment Plan of Attack-Morning of
the Battle-Attack of the Enemy-Destruction of our Right Wing-Rose-
crans Incredulous-His Gallant Conduct when Informed of his Disaster--
Heroic Defense by Sheridan-Forming a New Line of Battle-Stubborn-
ness of the Left Wing-Splendid Behavior of Hazen-The Close-Appeas-

*ONTENTS OF VOLUME II.

16

CHPATER XX.

The Army at Chattanooga-Grant Placed in Command of the Mississippi Di-

vision--Knoxville Captured by Burnside-- Joy of the People--Besieged

by Longstreet--Grant takes Command at Chattanooga-Sherman Or-
dered to Join Him-Hooker Effects a Lodgment in Lookout Valley,
Hazen's Exploit-Battle of Wauhatchie---- Sherman's Arrival--The
Army takes up its Assigned Position-Grant's Plan---Capture of lock-
out Mountain-Battle Above the Clouds- The Battle of Missicnary
Ridge--The Victory-Pursuit of the Enemy-Sherman Sent to Relieve
Burnside-Longstreet Abandons the Siege-Banks at New Orleans-- Fix-
pedition to Sabine City-Expedition to Texas-Its Failure-Thc De-
partment...

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CHAPTER

OCTOBER-DECEMBER, 1863.

Army of the Potomac-Meade's Advance to the Rapidan-Compelled to Re-

treat-Gallantry of Kilpatrick and the Cavalry-Battle of Bristow Sta-

tion-Successes at Kelley's Ford and Rappahannock Station-Meade's

Second Advance to the Rapidan-The Retreat-Winter Quarters

Averill's Raid in Western Virginia-National Cemetery at Gettysburg-

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