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Thereupon he swore out a complaint against Chandler , and had him brought into court . Chandler conducted his own case with wonderful vituperation . He declared that the officers were all idle loafers , doing nothing and living on the ...
265 Such a cross - country campaign would have upset all the Confederate military plans , would have disorganized the entire Confederate system of supply and transportation , and might have brought the war to an end before 1865 .
If threats and whipping failed , the process of elimination was brought to a close by a quiet murder -- also by unknown parties . Most of the army officers shared with the Southerners an active dislike for the politicians and carpet ...
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This biography of Grant extends into a history of his times. The writing is informed, elegant, readable, and interesting. And very quotable: "Certainly no man can be a Christian and a soldier at the ... Read full review
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