Iskanje Slike Zemljevidi YouTube Novice Gmail Drive Koledar Več »
Prijava
Knjige Knjige
" 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
Celotni ogled - O knjigi

Confederate Military History: A Library of Confederate States ..., Količina 3

Clement A. Evans - 2004 - 716 strani
...to occupy is one from which he can most eas1ly advance toward the enemy. Let us study the possible lines of retreat of our opponents, and leave our own...the advance. Disaster and shame lurk in the rear. After this bombastic fulmination, Pope immediately proceeded to wage unsoldierly war upon the peaceable...
Omejen predogled - O knjigi

Lincoln and the Radicals

Thomas Harry Williams - 1941 - 413 strani
...presume that I have been called here to pursue the same system and to lead you against the enemy. . . . The strongest position a soldier should desire to...are in the advance, disaster and shame lurk in the rear.12 To the soldiers of Banks and McDowell, who had so recently braved the sword of Stonewall Jackson...
Omejen predogled - O knjigi

The Men Stood Like Iron: How the Iron Brigade Won Its Name

Lance J. Herdegen - 1997 - 271 strani
...vogue amongst you . . . certain phrases [such as] 'lines of retreat,' and 'bases of supplies.' . . . Let us study the probable lines of retreat of our...are in the advance, disaster and shame lurk in the rear."5 Pope's words were ill-received. "General Pope's bombastic proclamation has not tended to increase...
Omejen predogled - O knjigi

Generals in Blue and Gray, Količina 1

Wilmer L. Jones - 2005 - 376 strani
...'lines of retreat,' and of 'bases of supplies.' Let us discard such ideas. . . . Let us look before and not behind. Success and glory are in the advance; disaster and shame lurk in the rear."5 Severe reaction to Pope's proclamation came from McClellan and the men of the Army of the Potomac....
Omejen predogled - O knjigi

NATIONAL HISTORY OF THE WAR FOR THE UNION, CIVIL, MILITARY AND NAVAL.

EVERT A . DUYCKINCK - 1861
...McOlellan retreated to James river. The question then arose, how, under this altered condition of affairs, the strongest position a soldier should desire to...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...
Celotni ogled - O knjigi

LIFE AND CAMPAIGNS OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE.

JAMES D. McCABE - 1870
...positions and holding them ~— of lines of retreat and bases of supplies. Let us dismiss such ideas. Ttie strongest position a soldier should desire to occupy...own to take care of themselves. Let us look before and not behind. Success and glory are in, the advance. Disaster and shame I uric in the rear. Let us...
Celotni ogled - O knjigi

The Magazine of History with Notes and Queries, Količina 16

1886
...same system and to lead you against the enemy. It is my purpose to do so, and that speedily. . . . Let us study the probable lines of retreat of our...the advance. Disaster and shame lurk in the rear." On the 1 8th of July orders were issued to his troops to subsist mainly on the country in which they...
Celotni ogled - O knjigi

Frank Leslie's Sunday Magazine, Količina 25

1889
...; of lines of retreat and bases of supplies. Let us discard such ideas. The strongest position that a soldier should desire to occupy is one from which he can most easily advance upon the enemy. Let us study the probable line of retreat of our opponents, and leave our own to keep...
Celotni ogled - O knjigi

Counter-thrust: From the Peninsula to the Antietam

B. Franklin Cooling - 2007 - 354 strani
...retreat,' and of 'bases of supplies.'" "The strongest position a soldier should desire," he preached, "is one from which he can most easily advance against the enemy." Let the enemy worry about retreat: "Success and glory are the advance, disaster and shame lurk in the rear."...
Omejen predogled - O knjigi




  1. Moja knjižnica
  2. Pomoč
  3. Napredno iskanje knjig
  4. Prenesite ePub
  5. Prenesi PDF