wouldn't take an unreasonable man to find reason for embarrassment with the competence of the Federal generalship and their "strategic" profligate squandering of the lives of their soldiers. despite having vast superiority in force, equipment and medical supplies and medical personnel, they managed to kill off far more of their own men, both on the battlefield and off.
after reading this offering but quickly and not with the deliberate consideration that it deserves, I'm afraid that I can add nothing other than to say that this is first fucking rate.
I shall study this when time permits in hope of unearthing something with which to quibble,
I will I will.