Lookout Mountain, Battle of


Lookout Mountain, Battle of

also called  Battle Above The Clouds,  
 in the American Civil War, one of the battles that ended the Confederate siege of Union troops at Chattanooga, Tenn. See Chattanooga, Battle of.

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