of the Seven Days
Definition: Series of
1862 battles (during the Peninsular Campaign) taken together
to illustrate Lee's ability to demoralize McClellan and the
North with quick strikes by small forces on larger ones. For
the record, the larger battles were at Mechanicsville,
Gaines; Mill, Savage's Station, Frayser's Farm, and Malvern
Hill. When the battles were over, the Army of the Potomac
had lost 15,000 men and had retreated to the James
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