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" I hear constantly of taking strong positions and holding them — of lines of retreat and of bases of supplies. Let us discard such ideas. The strongest position a soldier should desire to occupy is one from which he can most easily advance against the... "
History of the Great Rebellion, from Its Commencement to Its Close, Giving ... - Stran 317
avtor: Thomas Prentice Kettell - 1865 - 778 strani
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Robert E. Lee and the Southern Confederacy, 1807-1870

Henry Alexander White - 1897 - 467 strani
...strong positions and holding them, — of lines of retreat and of bases of supplies. Let us discard such ideas. The strongest position a soldier should desire...the advance. Disaster and shame lurk in the rear." Pope also issued certain orders directed against the unarmed citizens of this section. Private property...
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Stonewall Jackson and the American Civil War, Količina 2

George Francis Robert Henderson - 1898 - 528 strani
...smiled grimly when he thought of the maxim which Pope had promulgated with such splendid confidence : ' Let us study the probable lines of retreat of our...opponents, and leave our own to take care of themselves ! ' It was no time, however, to indulge in reflections on the irony of fortune. All through the afternoon,...
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History of the United States from the Compromise of 1850 ...

James Ford Rhodes - 1899
...positions and holding them,' of ' lines of retreat,' and of ' bases of supplies.' Let us discard such ideas. The strongest position a soldier should desire...the advance, disaster and shame lurk in the rear." l This address lacked wisdom and tact. To the officers and soldiers of the three corps which made up...
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Confederate Military History: A Library of Confederate States ..., Količina 3

Clement Anselm Evans - 1899
...sorry to find in vogue amongst you, of lines of retreat and bases of supplies. Let us dismiss such ideas. The strongest position a soldier should desire...occupy is one from which he can most easily advance toward the enemy. Let us study the possible lines of retreat of our opponents, and leave our own to...
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Abraham Lincoln and His Presidency, Količina 2

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - 1903
...strong positions and holding them — of lines of retreat and bases of supplies. Let us discard such ideas. The strongest position a soldier should desire...opponents, and leave our own to take care of themselves." In general orders (July 18th) he announced that for the future, "as far as practicable the troops of...
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History of the United States from the Compromise of 1850 to the Final ...

James Ford Rhodes - 1906
...positions and holding them,' of ' lines of retreat,' and of ' bases of supplies.' Let us discard such ideas. The strongest position a soldier should desire...the advance, disaster and shame lurk in the rear." ' This address lacked wisdom and tact. To the officers and soldiers of the three corps which made up...
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Life and Letters of Robert Edward Lee: Soldier and Man

John William Jones - 1906 - 486 strani
...strong positions and holding them — of lines of retreat and bases of supplies. Let us dismiss such ideas. The strongest position a soldier should desire...own to take care of themselves. Let us look before and not behind. Success and glory are in the advance. Disaster and shame lurk in the rear. Let us act...
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The Army of the Potomac from 1861 to 1863: An Inside View of the History of ...

Samuel Livingston French - 1906 - 359 strani
...and holding them," of "lines of retreat" and of "bases of supplies." Let us discard such ideas. . . Let us study the probable lines of retreat of our...the advance, disaster and shame lurk in the rear. . . ." General Pope was a man of undoubted energy and courage, who, having displayed considerable military...
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Lincoln, Master of Men: A Study in Character

Alonzo Rothschild - 1906 - 531 strani
...positions and holding them,' of ' lines of retreat,' and of ' bases of supplies.' Let us discard such ideas. The strongest position a soldier should desire...opponents, and leave our own to take care of themselves." 148. McClellan to his wife, July 22, 1862. — McClellan, 454. 149. Records, series i, vol. xi, part...
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Military Memoirs of a Confederate: A Critical Narrative

Edward Porter Alexander - 1907 - 634 strani
...applied. When Pope next day looked upon the ashes, he must have felt that it was bad advice, when he said, "Let us study the probable lines of retreat of our...opponents and leave our own to take care of themselves." Meanwhile, at Bristoe, Ewell had been unmolested until near three o'clock. About that time he was attacked...
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