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" AM to-day could lead to no good. I will state, however, general, that I am equally anxious for peace with yourself; and the whole North entertains the same feeling. The terms upon which peace can be had are well understood. By the South laying down their... "
The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States ... - Page 744
by Horace Greeley - 1866
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Grant

Jean Edward Smith - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 784 pages
...laying down their arms now, he said, the South could have peace. There were no further conditions. "Seriously hoping that all our difficulties may be...without the loss of another life, I subscribe myself, etc. US Grant, Lieutenant General." ns As best he could, Grant was keeping the door ajar, allowing...
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Damage Them All You Can: Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia

George Walsh - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 502 pages
..."The meeting proposed for 10 AM today could lead to no good," the note read. ". . . The terms under which peace can be had are well understood. By the South laying down their arms, they would hasten that most desirable event. . . ." Semantics now discarded, Lee promptly replied that he...
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Lee's Miserables: Life in the Army of Northern Virginia from the Wilderness ...

J. Tracy Power - History - 2002 - 496 pages
...South would simply stop fighting, it could "hasten that most desirable event" and expressed his hope that "all our difficulties may be settled without the loss of another life." Hours passed while the two generals exchanged notes. Lee's first response asked for "an interview in...
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The Most Fearful Ordeal: Original Coverage of the Civil War by Writers and ...

James M. McPherson - History - 2004 - 552 pages
...however, General, that / am equally anxious for peace with yourself; and the whole North entertain the same feeling. The terms upon which peace can be...hundreds of millions of property not yet destroyed. Sincerely hoping that all our difficulties may be settled without the loss of another life, I subscribe...
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Confederate Military History: A Library of Confederate States ..., Volume 3

Clement A. Evans - 2004 - 736 pages
...however. General, that I am equally anxious for peace with yourself, and the whole North entertain the same feeling. The terms upon which peace can be...are well understood. By the South laying down their arras they will hasten that most desirable event, save thousands of human lives, and hundreds of millions...
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The Virginia Campaign of 64 And 65: The Army and Navy in The Civil War

Andrew A. Humphreys - History - 2004 - 488 pages
...the two armies. April X. 1865. General. LIEUTENANT -GENERAL US GRANT. No. 5. RE LEE. yourself, and the whole North entertains the same feeling. The terms upon which peace can be had are well understood. Seripusly hoping that all our difficulties may be settled without the loss of another life, I subscnbe...
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On the Trail of Grant and Lee

Frederick Trevor Hill - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 224 pages
...lead to no good. I will state, however, General, that I am equally anxious for peace with yourself and the whole North entertains the same feeling. The terms...upon which peace can be had are well understood.... Seriously hoping that all our difficulties may be settled without the loss of another life, I subscribe...
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Lincoln in the Times: The Life of Abraham Lincoln, as Originally Reported in ...

David Herbert Donald, Harold Holzer - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 462 pages
...however, General, that / am equally anxious for peace with yourself; and the whole North entertain the same feeling. The terms upon which peace can be...hundreds of millions of property not yet destroyed. Sincerely hoping that all our difficulties may be settled without the loss of another life, I subscribe...
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Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant

Ulysses S. Grant - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 544 pages
...to no good. I will state, however, General, that I am equally anxious for peace with yourself, and the whole North entertains the same feeling. The terms...hundreds of millions of property not yet destroyed. Sincerely hoping that all our difficulties may be settled without the loss of another life, I subscribe...
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The American Civil War: An Anthology of Essential Writings

Ian Frederick Finseth - History - 2006 - 648 pages
...to no good. I will state, however, General, that I am equally anxious for peace with yourself, and the whole North entertains the same feeling. The terms...hundreds of millions of property not yet destroyed. Sincerely hoping that all our difficulties may be settled without the loss of another life, I subscribe...
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