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" The President directs that you cross the Potomac and give battle to the enemy or drive him south. "
Reports of Committees: 30th Congress, 1st Session - 48th Congress, 2nd Session - Stran 44
avtor: United States. Congress. Senate - 1863
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The Sword of Lincoln: The Army of the Potomac

Jeffry D. Wert - 2005 - 559 strani
...not move forward, move rapidly and effectively."11 On October 6, the president directed McClellan to "cross the Potomac and give battle to the enemy or...Your army must move now while the roads are good." McClellan resisted, however, the president's orders. He held the army in Maryland until the final week...
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The Dark Intrigue: The True Story of a Civil War Conspiracy

Frank Van der Linden - 2007 - 308 strani
...the spell of Secretary Stanton and the radicals dominating Congress. Halleck telegraphed McClellan: "The President directs that you cross the Potomac...Your army must move now while the roads are good." McClellan delayed, demanding more horses, more mules, more guns, more of almost everything. Secretary...
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Virginia at War, 1862

William C. Davis, James I. Robertson Jr. - 2007 - 256 strani
...McClellan did not advance. Even when delivered a preemptory order from President Lincoln on October 6 to "cross the Potomac and give battle to the enemy or drive him south," McClellan delayed. General Lee noticed this odd lack of initiative. "General McClellan's army is apparently...
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THE LIFE, CAMPAIGNS, AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF GENERAL McCLELLAN

1864
...and two days later he received tfce following telegram . " WASHINGTON, DC, October 6c7i, 1862. 44 1 am instructed to telegraph you as follows: The President...the enemy, or drive him south. Your army must move DOW, while the roads are good. If you cross the river between the enemy and Washington, and cover the...
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NATIONAL HISTORY OF THE WAR FOR THE UNION, CIVIL, MILITARY AND NAVAL.

EVERT A . DUYCKINCK - 1861
...Washington, General Halleck, on the 6th of October, sent an explicit order to General McClellan : " The President directs that you cross the Potomac and...Your army must move now while the roads are good." The President, it was added, advised the passage of the river below Harper's Ferry, by which an interior...
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Professional Memoirs, Corps of Engineers, United States Army ..., Količina 10

1918
...States Volunteers. On October (!, 18(>2, General McClellan received an order from President Lincoln to "cross the Potomac and give battle to the enemy or drive him south." McClellan determined upon the Shenandoah Valley as the scene of his immediate operations. To this end...
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Counter-thrust: From the Peninsula to the Antietam

B. Franklin Cooling - 2007 - 354 strani
...purpose of his visit. He sent special instructions through Stanton and Halleck that McClellan was to "cross the Potomac and give battle to the enemy or drive him south." He should move "while the roads are good," keeping (as always) between the enemy and the capital. Only...
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HISTORY OF THE GREAT REBELLION

THOMAS P. KETTELL - 1866
...Heights, and after his return to Washington in* structed McClellan, under date of October 6th, to " cross the Potomac and give battle to the enemy, or drive him South." The President advised, but did not order him to take the interior line between, TKaah25 ington and...
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Harper's Magazine, Količina 26

1863
...swollen the Potomac, and impaired the roads, and on the 6th he peremptorily ordered General M'Clellau to "cross the Potomac and give battle to the enemy or drive him south." Three weeks passed before this order was complied with. General Halleck affirms that, in his opinion,...
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