Major-General Sherman's Reports: I. Campaign Against Atlanta, II. Campaign Against Savannah, III. Campaign Through the Carolinas, IV. Johnson's Truce and Surrender, V. Story of the March Through Georgia (Classic Reprint) by Gen William T Sherman (Paperback / softback, 2016)
Excerpt from Major-General Sherman's Reports: I. Campaign Against Atlanta, II. Campaign Against Savannah, III. Campaign Through the Carolinas, IV. Johnson's Truce and Surrender, V. Story of the March Through Georgia I had become satisfied that, to reach the Macon road, and thereby control the supplies of Atlanta, I would have to move the whole army; but before beginning, I ordered down from Chattaoga four four-and-a-half inch. Ri ed guns, to try their effect. These arrived on the 10th, 'and were put to work night and day, and did execution on the city, causing frequent fires, and creating confusion, yet the enemy seemed, determined to hold hisforts, even if the city were destroyed; 'ou the l6th of August, I made my orders, No. 57, prescribing the mode and manner of executing the grand movement by the right ank, to begin on the 18th. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.