Re: [civilwarwest] Re: Western Theater - Confederate Strategy
- In a message dated 12/17/02 2:04:23 AM Eastern Standard Time, HJS21@... writes:
Do you give any credence to the idea that Polk and Hood, through their almost complete lack of desire to fight, conspired to undermine Johnston in 1864?
No. Hood may have had the undermining of JEJ as a goal, but without going back and reading Joe Park's bio, I feel pretty sure Polk thought JEJ was the appropriate commander for the AOT.