General Sherman’s last letter to General Hood was brief and as follows!
I found these discourses interesting and revealing. It is my fervent wish that people of our era, might be able to discourse as clearly and concisely as they. Without the need for name-calling and the need to debase their adversary.
A continuation of the remarks between these two adversaries, concerning the fate of the City of
Atlanta, Georgia, September 1864
his almighty Aid in defense of Justice and Right.
Respectfully, your obedient Servant, J.B. Hood, General, Commanding
Due to the length of General Hoods letter, I will conclude this blog with just it. General Sherman’s reply will follow.