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It is not , however , the intention of the President to subject your command to any danger or hardship beyond what , in your judgment , would be usual in military life ; and he has entire confidence that you will act as becomes a ...
certain , because the idea that a command in Kentucky was very desirable , and one in the farther West undesirable , had never occurred to me . You constantly speak of being placed in command of only 3,000 .
Burnside's command of the Army , you have taken counsel of your ambition , and thwarted him as much as you could , in which you did a great wrong to the country , and to a most meritorious and honorable brother officer .
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