Chapter XXVII. Headquarters moved
to Memphis—on the road
—escaping Jackson—complaints and requests—Halleck appointed
commander-in-chief—return to Corinth—movements of Bragg—surrender
of Clarksville—the advance upon Chattanooga—Sheridan colonel of A
Chapter XXVIII. Advance of Van
Dorn and price—price
Chapter XXIX. Van Dorn’s
movements—battle of Corinth—command
department of the Tennessee.
Chapter XXX. The campaign against
Vicksburg—employing the freedmen
—occupation of Holly springs—Sherman ordered to Memphis—Sherman’s
movements down the Mississippi—Van Dorn captures Holly springs
—collecting forage and food.
Chapter XXXI. Headquarters moved
to Holly springs—general
command—assuming command at Young’s point—operations above Vicksburg
—fortifications about Vicksburg—the canal—lake Providence—operations
at Yazoo pass.
Chapter XXXII. The bayous west
of the Mississippi—criticisms
northern press—running the batteries—loss of the Indianola
—disposition of the troops.
CHAPTER XXXIII. ATTACK ON GRAND GULF—OPERATIONS BELOW VICKSBURG.
Chapter XXXIV. Capture of port
grand Gulf—movement up the big black—battle of Raymond.
Chapter XXXV. Movement against
Jackson—fall of Jackson—intercepting
the enemy—battle of Champion’s hill.
Chapter XXXVI. Battle of black
river bridge—crossing the
—investment of Vicksburg—assaulting the works.