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Confederates. Sprinkle. Blood. 173 Before he could do anything effective he had to wait for public opinion to ... he talked in vague abstractions about saving the Union , and refused to receive the Confederate commissioners for fear ...
4 The Confederates attempted the impossible task of defending all points of their immense territory . ... Caution is excellent in its place , though it was the last thing in the world that the Confederate States needed .
hope of sustaining Confederate credit abroad . The Confederate commissioners allowed the Erlangers to draw on funds in their possession — the money obtained from the sale of the bonds — and use it in buying back the bonds whenever the ...
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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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