By Charles Carleton Coffin
In the month of might, 1861, i started my labors as correspondent of the Boston magazine. It was once my privilege to witness a few of the nice battles, to have own acquaintance with approximately the entire generals commanding the armies of the Union, and with these favorite in legislative and govt affairs. because the struggle i've got had own acquaintance with some of the generals who commanded within the accomplice armies."
This vintage Civil battle background is prepared as follows:
I. factors Which led to the War
II. The Conspiracy
III. The rebellion of the People
IV. First Weeks of the War
V. the 1st nice Battle
VI. The shut of 1861
VII. the start of 1862
VIII. The Spring of 1862
IX. The conflict of Shiloh
X. New Orleans and Memphis
XI. The Peninsular Campaign
XII. accomplice Manassas Campaign
XIII. Invasion of Maryland
XIV. Invasion of Kentucky
XV. Crumbling of the accomplice Corner-Stone
XVII. From Nashville to Stone River
XVIII. at the Mississippi
XIX. The shut of 1862
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Drum-Beat of the Nation, the First Period of the War of the Rebellion from Its Outbreak to the Close by Charles Carleton Coffin