battle of Chickamauga

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a Confederate victory in the American Civil War (1863)

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The battle of Chickamauga, fought between 19 and 20 September 1863, was a bloody affair which pitted the talents of Confederate General Braxton Bragg against those of Major General William Rosecrans, commanding the forces of the Union.
Gordon does an excellent job of portraying this confusion in her section on the battle of Chickamauga.
Rosecrans, commander of the Union forces in the West, received what would be for him a career-ending defeat at the Battle of Chickamauga.
only to wind up listening to the unabridged explanation of the subtle details of the Battle of Chickamauga.
Leading the couple outside, he pointed to Kelly Field, where armies totaling 140,000 men had fought at close range for several days during the Battle of Chickamauga in September 1863.
In short, Rosecrans lost the battle of Chickamauga and with it his military career because he became, inwardly, a whipped man.
Peter Cozzens, deploying an impressive array of research, demonstrates the accuracy of both assessments of the Battle of Chickamauga.
Covering the regiment's march into Pennsylvania, the momentous battle of Gettysburg, the violent battle of Chickamauga, and the long marches and difficult campaigns that ultimately concluded with the General Lee's surrender at Appomattox, "The Bloody Fifth" is a scholarly work enhanced with maps and exhaustive notes, yet thoroughly accessible to readers of all backgrounds.
He provides background on their prominent Ohio family, then details each brotherAEs army career, including their roles in the Battle of Mill Springs, the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain, the Battle of Shiloh, and the Battle of Chickamauga, and each of their deaths on the battlefield.
The battle of Chickamauga in September 1863 presented unprecedented problems for Stout's department and his hospitals in Atlanta.