battle of Chattanooga

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n battle of Chattanooga in the American Civil War (1863) the Union armies of Hooker, Thomas, and Sherman under the command of Ulysses S. Grant won a decisive victory over the Confederate Army under Braxton Bragg
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Usage

In literature:

Her father calls himself a general, and it is repeated that he ran away at the battle of Chattanooga.
"Lady Baltimore" by Owen Wister
Before the battle of Chattanooga opened I had taken measures for the relief of Burnside the moment the way should be clear.
"Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Complete" by Ulysses S. Grant
Before the battle of Chattanooga opened I had taken measures for the relief of Burnside the moment the way should be clear.
"Memoirs of Three Civil War Generals, Complete" by U. S. Grant, W. T. Sherman, P. H. Sheridan
Before the battle of Chattanooga opened I had taken measures for the relief of Burnside the moment the way should be clear.
"The Memoirs of General Ulysses S. Grant, Part 4." by Ulysses S. Grant
Other matters, however, had, since the Battle of Chattanooga, largely engrossed his attention.
"The Great Conspiracy, Complete" by John Alexander Logan
Describe the three parts of the battle of Chattanooga.
"A Short History of the United States" by Edward Channing
Sword of Chattanooga, presented to General Grant by the citizens of Jo Daviess County, Ill. (Galena), after the battle of Chattanooga.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by James D. Richardson
Sheridan, General Philip H., at battle of Chattanooga, see vol.
"Abraham Lincoln, Vol. II" by John T. Morse
On November 24-25 a battle near Chattanooga took place, with Grant at the head of the Federal forces.
"Comic History of the United States" by Bill Nye
He went with the men to the front, and was at the desperate battles of Shiloh, Murfreesboro, and Chattanooga.
"American Men of Mind" by Burton E. Stevenson
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In news:

Kansas center Jeff Withey (5) battles for the ball with Chattanooga forward Drazen Zlovaric (20) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lawrence, Kan. KU vs Chattanooga Box Score.
Kansas forward Perry Ellis (34) and Chattanooga forward Sam Watson, top, battle for the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lawrence, Kan. Chattanooga Kansas Basketball.
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park has several weekend events planned to commemorate the 149th anniversary of the Battles for Chattanooga.
A Chattanooga Police Sergeant is in the middle of a battle for her life.
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