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" I have seen too many dead and wounded comrades to feel otherwise than that the Government has not sustained this army. If you do not do so now, the game is lost. "
THE AMERICAN CONFLICT: A HISTORY OF THE GREAT REBELLION IN THE UNITED STATES ... - Page 158
by HORACE GREELEY - 1866
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Life and Public Services of Edwin M. Stanton, Volume 1

George Congdon Gorham - Cabinet officers - 1899
...victory. As it is, the government cannot hold me responsible for the result. I feel too earnestly — I have seen too many dead and wounded comrades to feel...sustained this army. If you do not do so now the game is lost.1 Let the dispatch be compared with the facts as shown by the record, and its mendacity becomes...
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Men and Things I Saw in Civil War Days

James Fowler Rusling - Etats-Unis - 1899 - 411 pages
...and cannot hold me responsible for the :.suit * * * The Government has not sustained this army. * * * I save this army now, I tell you plainly that I owe no thanks to T or to any other persons in Washington. "You have done your best to sacrifice this army. "GB The foregoing...
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln: Drawn from Original Sources and ..., Volume 3

Ida Minerva Tarbell - 1900
...Government must not and cannot hold me responsible for the result. I feel too earnestly to-night; I have seen too many dead and wounded comrades to feel...you plainly that I owe no thanks to you or to any person in Washington. You have done your best to sacrifice this army. " Save your army at all events,"...
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 3

Ida Minerva Tarbell - Presidents - 1900
...Government must not and cannot hold me responsible for the result. I feel too earnestly to-night; I have seen too many dead and wounded comrades to feel...you plainly that I owe no thanks to you or to any person in Washington. You have done your best to sacrifice this army. " Save your army at all events,"...
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"Abe" Lincoln's Yarns and Stories: A Complete Collection of the Funny and ...

1901 - 448 pages
...had him courtmartialed for using this language, which appeared in McClellan's letter of June 28th : "If I save this army now, I tell you plainly that I owe no thanks to you or to any other person in Washington. You have done your best to sacrifice this army." embraced the President in the...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln: His Early History, Political Career, Speeches in ...

Joseph Hartwell Barrett, Charles Walter Brown - Presidents - 1902 - 448 pages
...Government must not and can not hold me responsible for the result. I feel too earnestly to-night. I have seen too many dead and wounded comrades to feel...Government has not sustained this army. If you do not so now, the game is lost. i If I save this army now, I tell you plainly that I owe no thanks to you,...
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Abraham Lincoln

William Eleroy Curtis - Presidents - 1902 - 409 pages
...to use to-morrow I could take Richmond," he telegraphed Secretary Stanton. " If I save this country now I tell you plainly that I owe no thanks to you or any other person in Washington. You have done your best to sacrifice this army." The Secretary's rage...
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Letters and Addresses of Abraham Lincoln ...

Abraham Lincoln - United States - 1903 - 399 pages
...On the night of July 27 McClellan telegraphed to Secretary of War Stanton: " If I save this country now I tell you plainly that I owe no thanks to you or any other person in Washington. You have done your best to sacrifice the army." Mr. Stanton, a man...
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Letters and Addresses of Abraham Lincoln ...

Abraham Lincoln - United States - 1903 - 399 pages
...On the night of July 27 McClellan telegraphed to Secretary of War Stanton: " If I save this country now I tell you plainly that I owe no thanks to you or any other person in Washington. You have done your best to sacrifice the army." Mr. Stanton, a man...
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Military Policy of the United States

Emory Upton - 1904
...is, the Government must not and cannot hold me responsible for the result. I feel too earnestly—I have seen too many dead and wounded comrades to feel...army. If you do not do so now, the game is lost. The President, naturally seeking to vindicate the mistaken movements for the defense of Washington,...
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