Presentation on theme: "Answer Guide. Grant was unfairly accused of being a drunk, and Sherman was unfairly accused of being crazy. Grant was broke before the war and Sherman."— Presentation transcript:
Total war is a war of psychology waged by destroying everything that could help the enemy such as its infrastructure, supply lines, and scaring soldiers into deserting so they would help their families.
Sherman tells his troops to plunder the countryside and take anything they need to sustain the army. The army is living off the land and will exhaust their supplies quickly if they don’t take from the Southern people.
There are men over the age of 45 and boys younger than 18 fighting for the Confederacy.
They began to line the road with land mines called torpedoes.
Six hundred freed slaves were stranded on the banks of the Ebenezer Creek with General Wheeler’s calvary closing in.