'Lick 'em to-morrow, though'

Smith, Timothy B.
May 2015
America's Civil War;May2015, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p59
The article recounts the bloody Battle of Shiloh in April 1862. It states that the first day of the said war had been a defensive struggle for the Union Army of the Tennessee. Both the Confederate soldiers and Union troops were expected the federals to retreat but Major General Ulysses Grant had pushed through his ideas that resulted to a bloody war. INSET: In need of an attitude adjustment.


Related Articles

  • Grant at Shiloh. Catton, Bruce // American Heritage;Feb1960, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p64 

    The article focuses on the successful offensives of Ulysses S. Grant at the Battle of Shiloh on April 8, 1862 in Tennessee. After achieving success at Forts Henry and Donelson, Grant was surprised by the Confederate armies who had gathered at Corinth, Mississippi. Luckily, major general Don...

  • A meeting at shiloh. Bagby, Milton // Civil War Times Illustrated;May2001, Vol. 40 Issue 2, HISTORIC TRAVELER.com p12 

    Focuses on the implications of the battle at Shiloh for General Ulysses S. Grant in Pittsburgh Landing, Tennessee. Events of the battle headed by Albert Sidney Johnston; Attitude of Grant to the leadership of General Henry Halleck; Description of the Shiloh National Military Park. INSET:...

  • At the battle of Shiloh. Simon, John Y. // Cobblestone;Oct95, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p27 

    Presents information on strategies employed by Ulysses S. Grant at the Battle of Shiloh during the American Civil War in the 1860s. Confederate soldiers' defeat of Union soldiers on the first day of the battle; Grant's rallying of his troops on the second day; Casualties on both sides.

  • AT THE BATTLE OF SHILOH. Simon, John Y. // Cobblestone;Dec2006, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p16 

    The article recalls the Battle of Shiloh in April 1862, fought by Major General Ulysses S. Grant and discusses how Grant led his armies during the battle and how the battle had taught him a lesson.

  • Camp Near Corinth, Miss. May 14th 1862.  // American Heritage;Winter/Spring2012, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p35 

    The article presents a letter from U.S. Army General Ulysses S. Grant to Illinois Representative Elihu B. Washburne written on May 14, 1862 concerning attacks on Grant's performance at the battle of Shiloh, Tennessee in the U.S. Civil War, excerpted from the book "Ulysses S. Grant: Memoirs and...

  • Letters to the Editor. Ferraro, William M. // Journal of Military History;Jan2016, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p333 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the articles "Environment and the Course of Battle: Flooding at Shiloh" by Phillip R. Kemmerly, and "Grant's Drinking or...The Beast That Will Not Die" by Mike Kaplan, both published in the October 2015 edition of the journal.

  • 7 LIVES ALTERED BY SHILOH.  // America's Civil War;Jan2011, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p60 

    The article presents how the Battle of Shiloh in April 1862 changed the fortunes of some notable Americans. They include Captain Andrew Hickenlooper who was promoted to artillery commandant because of his gallantry showcased during the broke out of the battle. Next is Major General Ulysses S....

  • TALES OF BRAVE ULYSSES. Brands, H. W. // Lapham's Quarterly;Fall2012, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p200 

    The article offers information on former U.S. President Ulysses S. Grant. It states that he was a popular president during the Civil War of the U.S. and was elected twice as the President of the U.S. It mentions that his West Point education had covered engineering, mathematics, and history but...

  • The Battle of Shiloh. Shelton, John T. // Engineer;Jul-Dec2008, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p50 

    The article offers an analysis on the Battle of Shiloh in the U.S. The two-day battle was between the Union and the Confederacy which happened on April 6 and 7, 1862. The Union was under the command of Major General Ulysses S. Grant while the Confederacy was under General Albert Sidney Johnston...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics