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Pea Ridge: The Battle for Control of Missouri and Arkansas
 
Samuel Curtis

A new union general, Samuel Curtis, takes control in Missouri and decides he must destroy the rebel armies. He marches South into northern Arkansas, extending his supply lines to the limit, and prepares a solid defenese line atop Pea Ridge. Rather than attack Curtis' planned defenses, the new confederate general, Earl Van Dorn, plans to destroy Curtis's army with a lighning attack on Curtis's rear.

Earl Van Dorn
     
 
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Nathanel Lyon   Sterling Price
 
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