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March 7, 2012 6:27 PM

Van Dorn's Folly Loses Arkansas

Attempting to reclaim lost ground, Major General Earl Van Dorn took a gamble that didn’t pay off and demonstrated a poor grasp of logistics in the Confederate defeat at the battle of Pea Ridge. Van Dorn’s folly gave control of most of Arkansas to the Federals.

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