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There have been many different opinions on The 2nd Battle of Bull Run In this essay I will compare and contrast different points of view from different authors The Federal army showed great strength and strategy Well organized and composed of the best thtat they could lay their hands on With their expierenced field commanders and their well-trained soldiers they were sure to win The 2nd Battle of Bull Run or as it known to the South Manassas Pope was a strong and knowledgeable General of the Federal army but compared to Stonewall Jackson of the South Both armies had their strengths especially the Union army and its numbers and Stackpole notes this but like in most confrontations the attacker will most likely lose the most When the Unions charged they took out a number of Confederates but because of the placement of the South they had better cover and clearer shots And when the Union army retreated their losses were increased overwhelmingly because int he event of the retreat General Robert E Lee arrived with 30000 more troops as reinforcements for the confederate army Stackpole felt that the battle was a fair fight but Pope didnt use his head when he sent his troops into the battlefield Stackpole Edward J From Cedar Mountain To Antietam Harrisburg Pa The Telegraph Press 1959 With their cause in mind the Confederate soldiers were ready to battle the Union soldiers at Manassas once again Just thirteen months before they had gathered here full of enthusiasm and confidence knowing that the would prevail But thirteen months ago the battlewas decided and the Confederates had been defeated But this time it was going to be different and it was The southern army led by Robert E Lee a great mighty and well-expierenced General was to battle the Federal army led by John Pope After only two days the South had taken Manassas and this was
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