On the morning of January 1st, 1863, the points opposite the , ford, on Crittendena#39;s left, were occupied with a brigade. ... The firing was terrific, and the havoc fearfully great. In forty minutes, it was computed that they lost 2, 000 men. ... into Kentucky General J. G. Foster, in North Carolina, an dertook a similar expedition, in order to cut the rebel lines of communication betweer Richmond and the South-west.
|Title||:||History of the World from the Earliest Period to the Present Time|
|Author||:||Evert Augustus Duyckinck|