The Scarecrow Press
It was in early July 1864 that Ulysses S. Grant had stolen a march on Robert E. Lee crossing the James River on his way to Richmond. This led Lee to try once more the time-tested expedient of threatening Washington in order to force weakening Grant’s army. He gave ....
"A LOOK AT LINCOLN: Lincoln's Impetuosity the Day Lincoln Was Almost Shot: The Fort Stevens Story,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 15
Available at: https://repository.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol15/iss3/3